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Two die in Naogaon lightning

Sun Online Desk     16th August, 2017 05:36:01 printer

Two die in Naogaon lightning

Two people have been killed and another person injured in a lightning strike at Deluabari Bazar in Manda upazila of Naogaon.


The incident took place on Wednesday.

Oficer-in-charge of Manda Police Station M Anisur Rahman said a thunderbolt struck the trio around 12:00 noon when a group of people took shelter in a shade in the bazaar, reports UNB.


The lightning strike killed Shamsul Alam, 45, of Kirtali village on the spot and Altaf Hossain of Dodangi village in the upazila and Abul Kashem injured.

The injured were taken to Manda health complex where Altaf died.