9 die in stampede in southeastern Bangladesh

DHAKA, May 14 (Xinhua) -- At least nine people were killed in a stampede in Bangladesh's Chittagong district, about 242 km southeast of capital Dhaka, as they crowded outside a donor's house Monday morning to receive traditional food for Iftar, the evening meal when Muslims break their fast, during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, police said.

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