President condoles death of Sabarimala pilgrims
President Pratibha Patil today condoled the death of Sabarimala pilgrims in a stampede at Pullumedu in Kerala's Idukki district.delhi Updated: Jan 15, 2011 09:10 IST
President Pratibha Patil on Saturday condoled the death of Sabarimala pilgrims in a stampede at Pullumedu in Kerala's Idukki district.
In a letter to the Kerala chief minister and governor, she expressed grief over the tragedy.
Patil wished a speedy recovery to all those injured in the incident that took place on Friday.
Over 100 pilgrims returning from the shrine were killed and 50 others injured in the stampede.
First Published: Jan 15, 2011 09:09 IST