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Boy, taking selfie, killed after being hit by running train in West Bengal

Manoj Mondal, who was accompanied by a friend, was taking the selfie video on a railway track when he was hit by a running goods train.

Published: 03rd September 2020 12:17 AM  |   Last Updated: 03rd September 2020 12:17 AM   |  A+A-

selfie death
By PTI

MALDA: A class 9 student was killed after the boy was hit by a running goods train while he was taking a selfie video in Malda district of West Bengal, police said on Wednesday.

Manoj Mondal, who was accompanied by a friend, was taking the selfie video on a railway track in Englishbazar area.

When he was taken to a hospital, doctors declared him brought dead, the officer said adding that his friend had a narrow escape, police said.

The incident occurred on Tuesday when the boy, a resident of Kaji village, had come to a relative's place.



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