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Youth dies while taking selfie at waterfall near Bengaluru

Naveen Kumar and his friends climbed up the rocks midway to the Channagiri waterfall on the outskirts of Bengaluru. While taking selfie he slipped from there and died instantaneously.

india Updated: Oct 17, 2017 17:28 IST
Naveen Kumar had gone for a picnic with his friends at Channagiri waterfall, around 50 km from Bengaluru.
Naveen Kumar had gone for a picnic with his friends at Channagiri waterfall, around 50 km from Bengaluru.(Representational Photo)

A youth died after he fell from a hillock while clicking a selfie at Channagiri waterfall on the outskirts of Bengaluru on Tuesday.

Police said Naveen Kumar had gone to Channagiri with his friends. They chose the waterfall, which was flowing in full force due to heavy downpour in the region for the past two months.

Kumar and his friends climbed up the rocks midway to the waterfall. While taking selfie he slipped from there and died instantaneously, the police said.