A toddler died after slipping out of her mum’s arms and tumbling three floors off an escalator at a busy shopping centre.
Horrifying CCTV footage shows the mother stumble on the stairs and lose grip of the tot.
The youngster cannons head-first off railing and plunges three floors to the ground floor.
She was rushed to hospital where she was pronounced dead in Sri Ganganagar, north-west India.
Shocked witnesses claim the couple were taking selfies after stepping on the escalator.
It is said the wife lost her balance as she prepared for a selfie.
A police spokesman said: “This is a clear-cut case of an accident, however, the family of the deceased baby has refused to take any legal action as it was an accident.”
Officers are continuing to investigate.
A six-month-old boy died on Sunday after falling off the second floor of a banquet hall at a family wedding in Mumbai, west India.