dhaka - In a food distribution in Bangladesh, at least nine deaths occurred. Approximately 40 people were injured, the Chinese state news agency Xinhua reports.
The people came under pressure from the home of a local businessman who distributed traditional food for the iftar, the first meal after sunset for Muslims during Ramadan. Thousands of people had gathered there
'At least nine women were killed in the rush,' said a local police officer against the news agency. Most of the wounded would also be women and children.