"Guilty would be punished at the earliest," Chauhan said Monday.
He also said that politics on the tragedy is "unwanted" and that steps will be taken to avoid any such tragedies in future.
"The focus should be on attending to the injured and take steps to avoid any such incidents in the future," he said in a comment of Twitter.
Over 110 people were killed and many injured in a stampede on a bridge, across the Sindh river, leading to a Durga temple in Datia district of Madhya Pradesh Sunday.
--IANS (Posted on 14-10-2013)