Updated January 1st, 2024 at 15:56 IST
Gurugram: Denied entry, devotees pelt stones at train on New Year, block track; many injured | WATCH
Since the train was already packed, the passengers shut all the doors of the train.
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Gurugram: In a shocking incident, thousands of enraged devotees visiting Baba Shyam in Khatushyam blocked the railway track here on New Year and pelted stones at a train after the passengers didn't allow them entry. The incident happened at the Gurugram railway station where the devotees were eagerly waiting for the train to arrive. Since the train was already packed, the passengers shut all the doors of the train. Unable to enter, the devotees pelted stones at the train. Many were reportedly injured and the glass panes were left broken.
As a mark of protest, the devotees also blocked the rail track for an hour, standing in front of the train. The devotees kept raising "Khatu Shyam Janna Hai" in front of the train. Following this incident, the railway police rushed to the spot. After a lot of effort, the the spot was eventually cleared and '20473 Chetak Express' resumed operation.
Published January 1st, 2024 at 15:46 IST