Singaporean dies when taking selfie in Bali

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A Singaporean man died after falling off a cliff and into the sea while attempting to take a selfie photograph on Nusa Lembongan Island, off the southeast coast of Bali, Indonesia, on Thursday, May 21st, 2015.

Mohamed Aslam Bin Shahul, 21, died after falling into the ocean from a two meter high cliff during a holiday with eight friends at the Sandi Bay Beach.

“He could not control his balance when he was hit by a wave. He slipped and fell into the ocean. He apparently couldn’t swim,” said police.

The body was found at a depth of five meters. Local residents brought him to Jungut Batu community health center where doctors declared him dead.

Source: The Jakarta Post

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