SHANGHAI, Jan. 1, 2015 (Xinhua) — Citizens present bouquests to the victims near the accident site in Shanghai, east China, Jan. 1, 2015. New Year celebrations in Shanghai’s bund area went astray Wednesday night as a stampede resulted in 35 people dead and 42 injured. The city has set up a working team for rescue operations and to deal with the aftermath. (Xinhua/Chen Fei/IANS) (yxb)
At least 35 people were killed and 42 injured in east China’s Shanghai city during New Year celebrations late Wednesday.