10/05/2016 1:14 PM IST | Updated 15/07/2016 8:26 AM IST

Photojournalist Ravi Kanojia Electrocuted While Taking Pictures Of Water Train In UP

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LUCKNOW -- A photojournalist of a leading English daily was today electrocuted in Jhansi district while taking photographs of the water train parked in the railway yard.

Ravi Kanojia (34) was clicking pictures of the train when he came in contact with a power line, police said here. He died on the spot.

Meanwhile, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav condoled his death and announced financial assistance of ₹20 lakhs to his family.


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