Casualties from Travis Scott’s Astroworld concert have reached nine following the death of a concert goer who had sustained injuries due to the stampede that shook the festival last weekend.

Bharti Shahani, 22, was rushed to the hospital following the tragedy that left eight dead and hundreds injured Friday night (Nov. 5) in Houston. Doctors had earlier declared the woman brain dead. She was put on a ventilator prior to her death on Thursday.

According to TMZ, Shahani had attended the festival with her sister and cousin. The trio got separated during the rush that reportedly led to a crowd crushing stampede while Travis was performing one of his songs on stage.

Her medical data revealed she suffered multiple heart attacks following the overwhelming crowd surge. She was transported to a local hospital for injury treatment. Sadly, she passed away.


The family’s attorney, while announcing the news of her death, said they want justice for the departed and her family, demanding that those responsible for the tragedy be held accountable.

What’s your take on this story? Sound off in the comments!

Manik Aftab

Manik Aftab is a news writer at Ringside News. He has been an avid fan of professional wrestling since 2000. His earliest memories of pro wrestling involved The Rock taking on The McMahon-Helmsley faction in 2000. Outside of his writing responsibilities, Manik is a fan of fiction, thrillers, comics, manga and anime. He’s an occasional journalist and likes to spend his free time watching movies and reading stuff about politics, science, medicine, etc. Manik also enjoys jogs in the park and workouts in the gym.  Manik is also a big of rock bands including Linkin Park, Breaking Benjamin, Metallica, Drowning Pool, Breaking Point, and Skillet. His current favorite wrestler is Kazuchika Okada and his favorite wrestler of all time is The Rock.

Disqus Comments Loading...