One student killed while taking selfie on rail track

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One person died and another was critically injured in the Kalyani area in Nadia district, India, as they were run over by a train while they were taking selfies on Friday, November 27th, 2015.

Reportedly, the incident took place near the Kalyani Silpanchal Railway station at around 4.30 pm. Sourav Dey and Abhishek Roy, both BA first year students of the Kalyani Mahavidyalaya college, were taking selfies on the track when they were hit by a train.

While Mr. Dey succumbed to his injuries at a district hospital, Mr. Roy’s condition continues to be critical.

Source: The Hindu

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