Teenage boy in Bhopal hit by train while taking photos
An 18-year-old boy was hit by a train in Bhopal on Saturday night while taking pictures, police said.
The boy was identified as Arib Khan, a resident of Budaun, Uttar Pradesh. Arib moved to Bhopal 15 days ago after being admitted to the Bachelor of Pharmacy, his cousin Sharik Khan said.
Additional Superintendent of Police (ASP) Rajesh Singh Bhadoriya said: “Arib with his new friends went to a nearby train track in the Shahpura area to click on the images and upload them to social media. When they were taking pictures, a train came suddenly from the opposite direction. His friends fled the track, but Arib was crushed to death. “
The friends informed their cousin Sharik and the police.
Police sent the body for an autopsy and also recovered a camera Sunday morning.