Teen Killed by phone explosion while she made a call (See photos)


An 18-year old Indian girl over the weekend killed after her mobile phone exploded as she made a call.
Uma Oram reportedly had her smart phone plugged to the electricity source while she talked with a relative over the phone before the mishap took place.
The tragedy which occurred at her home in Kheriakani, a remote village in the eastern Indian state of Odisha, left the deceased with several injuries on her hand, chest and leg.
She was declared death as soon as those who tried to rush her to the hospital got there.
Her sibling disclosed “The cell phone… was put on charging when she started talking to a relative.
“Before we could know what exactly happened, Uma fell unconscious. She was declared dead at the hospital.’
MailOnline has requested comment from Nokia. It is not yet clear what caused the explosion.
Police have reportedly visited the scene to gather statements and Uma’s body has been sent for post-mortem.

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