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A victim of the stampede is rushed to hospital after a bamboo bridge... News PhotoBridge - Man Made Structure,Ganges River,Horizontal,Hospital,India,Indian Subcontinent,Patna,Religion,Ruined,Stampeding,VictimPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPA victim of the stampede is rushed to hospital after a bamboo bridge collapsed during Chhat Puja on the banks of the Ganges River in Patna on November 19, 2012. At least 18 people were killed and more than a dozen injured in a stampede on Monday during a Hindu festival in the eastern Indian city of Patna, a senior police officer said. Kant said the stampede occurred when a makeshift bridge on the Ganges river gave way under the weight of Hindu devotees rushing to offer prayers to the setting sun as part of an annual Hindu religious ritual. AFP PHOTO/Ranjin Rahi (Photo credit should read STR/AFP/Getty Images)