Indian woman dies after falling into a waterfall while taking a selfie in the United States

An Indian woman drowned in the US after she accidentally slipped and fell into a waterfall while taking a selfie with her fiancé.

Polavarapu Kamala and her fiancé had made a stop at the Bald River Falls in Tennessee on their way back home after a visit to her relatives in Atlanta. The couple were taking a selfie at the waterfall when they both reportedly slipped and fell.

While her boyfriend was rescued by people at the site, Kamala was missing for some time. She was reportedly found lying unconscious near a log. Rescuers performed prolonged CPR on her but could not revive her.

Kamala, was from Gudlavaleru in Krishna district, Andhra Pradesh, she had gone to the US after completing her graduation. She worked with a software company in Ohio.

“She graduated with an engineering degree and went for further studies to the US. She even found a job,” her mother said.

Efforts are now being made to bring back the body to India.