[dropcap]R[/dropcap]AWALPINDI – A boy has lost his life after being hit by train in Marir Chowk, Rawalpindi, while taking selfie on Tuesday afternoon.
According to initial reports, man lost his life on spot, as he was trying to take selfie when a train hit him. Dead Body has been shifted to District Headquarters Hospital Rawalpindi.
The name of a Victim is Jamshed, who is a resident of Rawalpindi. These type of incidents are very common in that area because of no proper safety and security measures.
Selfie Phobia is increasing day by day in youth. As we look back into history the first ever selfie was taken in 1839. The term “selfie” was discussed by photographer Jim Krause in 2005, although photos in the selfie genre predate the widespread use of the term.
In the early 2000s, before Facebook became the dominant online social network, self-taken photographs were particularly common on MySpace.
nitially popular with young people, selfies gained wider popularity over time.By the end of 2012, Time magazine considered selfie one of the “top 10 buzzwords” of that year
The popularity of selfies in social media has been astounding. Instagram has over 53 million photos tagged with the hashtag #selfie.
The word “selfie” was mentioned in Facebook status updates over 368,000 times during a one-week period in October 2013. During the same period on Twitter, the hashtag #selfie was used in more than 150,000 tweets.