On Friday, June 28th 2019, a young college student and and his friend were posing for a daring selfie in front of a moving train and was hit by the same train.
The two young men were identified as Manikandan and Mahendran. Manikandan instantly died on the impact with the train and Mahendran is hospitalized in critical condition.
The two friends were passing under the railway over bridge when they noticed the oncoming train. They were inspired to take a selfie in front of the train as show in recent movie and met with the tragic accident.
Both of the victims were native of Pudukottai and the father of the deceased is a retired sub-inspector with the police. Both the friends were students in the nearby college.
Source: Indian Express
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