Darjeeling, Oct 10 : A 50-year-old traveller from Rishra in Hooghly was killed after he fell off the running Toy Train (Darjeeling Himalayan Railway) on Wednesday, while taking selfie despite being warned by the railway workers, official sources said. Deceased Pradip Saxena was scheduled to leave hills for home at Bangur Park in Rishra along with his family members on the day of the mishap.
The fall happened at Batasia Loop when the two-coached tiny train was taking a turn.
Saxena was rushed to the Darjeeling Hospital but was referred to the North Bengal Medical College and Hospital owing to the seriousness of his injuries .
He died on the way to hospital.His body will be taken to Hooghly today.(UNI)