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After Samsung Galaxy Note 7, Lyf smartphone allegedly explodes, Reliance Retail starts probe

News Agencies | First published: 7 November 2016, 12:40 IST
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On Sundy, a man claimed on social media that his 4G Lyf phone, sold by RIL's retail arm Reliance Retail, allegedly burst into flames. The firm promised a thorough investigation in the matter.

"My family had a narrow escape today after @reliancejio's @Reliance_LYF phone exploded & burst into flames," Tanvir Sadiq said on Twitter.

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He also posted a picture of the allegedly burnt phone and warned people about using Lyf smartphones.

"All those people who have this @Reliance_LYF phone need to be very cautious and careful @reliancejio," Sadiq said.

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The official Twitter handle of Lyf smartphone responded to Sadiq.

 
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