Horrific selfie claims teen’s life near Chennai

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Chennai, Feb 1: A 16-year-old boy died near Chennai when he was attempting to take a selfie with a speeding train in the background.

The victim identified as Class 11 student was hit by a speeding train when he was trying to capture himself in a selfie with an electric train.

Student killed while taking selfie

The Class 11 student, Dinesh, was run over by the train while attempting the photograph of himself with an electric train on way back from a zoological park in the area.

Last month, a college girl and a youth, who jumped into the waters to save her, drowned in the sea off Bandra Bandstand in Mumbai. After the incident, Mumbai police created 16 no-selfie zones in the city.

Read More: Selfie craze claims life of tourist at Rajasthan's fort

A 23-year-old tourist also killed while taking at the Mehrangarh Fort in Rajasthan's Jodhpur city on January 19 .

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