A lightning strike has killed at least sixteen people and injured many more in Jaipur in northern India.
Reports say the victims were taking selfies in the rain on top of a Watch tower at the City’s twelvieth Century Amer Fort, a popular tourist attraction.
According to the report, dozens have also died in lightning strikes in Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh States.
A Senior Police Officer told newsmen that most of the people killed were youths.
It is believed that lightning strike kill about two thousand Indians on the average every year.