At least seven people have died and several others injured after thousands of panicked job-seekers stampeded during a government recruitment drive at the national stadium this morning, Saturday, March 15, 2014.

Thousands of youths gathered to apply for jobs with the immigration department before the tragic incident occurred. One witness said the stampede broke out as applicants surged towards a central stage. See more pictures after the cut.

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