Lightning strike kills two in Habiganj


6th June, 2020 04:27:59 printer

Lightning strike kills two in Habiganj

Two youths were killed and three others injured in a lighting strike at Rania village under Ajmiriganj upazila of Habiganj on Saturday morning.

The deceased were identified as Polash Miah, 25, son of Mofiz Miah of Rania village and Sarfat Ali, 16, son of late Manik Miah of the same village.

Five youths went to the river Kushiara of the village for fishing where a thunderbolt hit them, said Dr Saurav Biswash of Ajmiriganj Upazila Health Complex.

The injured youths were rushed to the health complex where on-duty doctor declared Polash and Sarafat dead.