Lightning kills teenage boy in N’ganj


1st June, 2021 06:35:34 PM printer

Lightning kills teenage boy in N’ganj

A teenage boy was killed  by a lightning strike in Araihazar Upazila of Narayanganj on Tuesday.

The deceased was identified as Siam Khan, 15.

He was first  taken to Al Arafa Hospital in Narayanganj and later to the emergency unit of Dhaka Medical College and Hospital where a doctor declared him dead at around 1pm, according  to DMCH police outpost.

Robin Khan, uncle of the deceased, said Siam was hit by a lightning strike while collecting mangoes in a mango orchard near Jhandigram village in Araihazar of Narayanganj.