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Rajesh talks on his mobile phone as he lies on a bed at the Railway... Fotografía de noticiasAcostado,Allahabad,Cama,Celebración religiosa,Estación,Estampida,Hablar,Hinduismo,Horizontal,India,Kumbh Mela,Muerte,Personas,Religión,Servicio religioso,Tecnología inalámbrica,Teléfono móvilPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPRajesh, 45, talks on his mobile phone as he lies on a bed at the Railway Hospital in Allahabad on February 10, 2013 after being injured in a stampede that killed at least 10 people at the main railway station serving India's giant Kumbh Mela festival. Dozens more were injured in the crush and some local television channels put the death toll as high as 20. Local officials said that the railings on a bridge at Allahabad station had given way under the pressure of the mass of people, while eyewitnesses told local media that the police had baton-charged the crowd leading to panic. AFP PHOTO/ MANAN VATSYAYANA (Photo credit should read MANAN VATSYAYANA/AFP/Getty Images)