Dussehra Tragedy In Amritsar
Leave alone Amritsar, how many effigy-burnings right in the national capital were carried out with official permits? Every street in MCD neighborhoods of Delhi had a couple of Ravans going up in the flames, with loud, polluting fireworks resonating through the city in the evening.
India suffered its worst Dussehra disaster this year.
A train barrelled through revellers spilling over to the tracks in Amritsar, killing at least 62 of them.
What followed was a blame game. Leaders in the state government and opposition traded charges at each other. The chief minister …