Horror as burning demon effigy falls on crowd and 'Hindu worshipper is killed in stampede'
It is believed the disaster took place following Dussehra celebrations in Moradabad, Uttar Pradesh, India.
The Hindu festival, which marks the victory of a goddess who defeated a demon, involves parades with effigies of the demon king Ravana being burnt on bonfires.
In the clip, the crowd is heard screaming and seen running for their lives as the large burning effigy smashes to the ground directly onto worshippers.
It is believed a man was caught in the chaos and died after a stampede.
In the one-and-a-half-minute video, posted to LiveLeak, police officers appear to be using canes to force... read more
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