The Centre would do well to examine that while Pakistan is using aerial and artillery bombardment on its population periodically, it has forced India to go for banning pellet guns through well orchestrated information warfare.
Crowd control as an art or science is non-existent: Death by stampede is a regular occurrence in India
Crowd control is now science and an art but even though we have over 4000 events across the country annually where over 100,000 people congregate the police are untrained and the facilities are primitive and temporary.
Planning ahead for crowd control is almost entirely absent at too many locations, notwithstanding the sterling efforts by some venues, including the Kumbh itself earlier this year.
For all its pretensions to being a world-class show, the Auto Expo in Delhi is a disaster in terms of crowd control - and a nightmare for exhibitors and media professionals.