Ratangarh, Datia

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Ratangarh
Village
Country India
StateMadhya Pradesh
Districtdatia
Languages
 • OfficialHindi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
ISO 3166 codeIN-MP
Vehicle registrationMP
Nearest cityJhansi (U.P)

Ratangarh is a village in the district of Datia, in Madhya Pradesh, India. This is a village is Tehsil Savedha near the Sindh river. The village is located about 60 km from Datia town.

Village[edit]

The village is 175 km away from Madikheda Dam in Shivpuri District. Ratangarh is 320 km away from Bhopal the state capital.

Ratangarh Mata temple[edit]

The Ratangarh Mata temple is a popular Durga temple in this village. On 13 October 2013, 115 pilgrims were killed and over 100 injured in a stampede[1][2] at the Mandula Devi temple[3] in Ratangarh.

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.ndtv.com/article/india/115-killed-in-madhya-pradesh-temple-stampede-bjp-admits-police-lapses-432104
  2. ^ Naveen, P & Singh, Amarjeet (13 Oct 2013). "Over 50 killed and 100 injured in stampede at Datia district in Madhya Pradesh". TNN. Retrieved 13 October 2013.
  3. ^ Ankur Soni (13 Oct 2013). "Ratangarh temple stampede: At least 115 killed, 100 injured". New Delhi. NDTV India. Retrieved 14 October 2013.

Coordinates: 26°40′12″N 78°40′22″E / 26.67000°N 78.67278°E / 26.67000; 78.67278