Tragedy struck during the Ulto Rath Yatra of Lord Jagannath in Tripura and Odisha.

10 people died after the chariots touched high-tension wires.

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Seven people, and three children, were burnt alive during the 'Phera Rath Yatra' in Tripura's Unokoti district. 20 others got injuries.

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The ISKCON organized the return journey of Lord Jagannath to Kumarghat in Tripura. The head of the chariot came in contact with the electric wire, due to which this tragic incident took place.

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The Percipient described horrific scenes as victims were burned to death in the streets. The chariot was engulfed in flames.

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The victims include Ruhan Das, Rahul Das, three middle-aged women and two children. CM Dr. Manik Saha has announced compensation for the dead and injured.

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