Young Indian man falls from fort while taking selfie

Reasi (openstreetmap)

Trying to take a selfie atop a fort proved fatal for a youth as he fell from there and died in Reasi district of Jammu and Kashmir, India, on Saturday, January 9th, 2016.

The deceased, identified as Abhishek Gupta (20), went to the Reasi Fort along with his three friends.

Abhishek climbed to the top of the fort to take a selfie. Suddenly, he slipped and fell on a boulder resulting into head injuries. He was rushed to the district hospital in Reasi where doctors declared him as brought dead.

“Though his friends advised him not to go to the extreme end to take the selfie but he insisted and lost his life,” an official said.

Source: Indian Express

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