Lightning strike kills 2 women in Chattogram

Sun Online Desk

6th June, 2021 01:06:42 PM printer

Lightning strike kills 2 women in Chattogram

Two women were killed by lightning strike at Dalurpara area in Kanchanagar union under Fatikcchari upazila of Chattogram on Sunday morning.

The deceased were identified as Vanumati Shil, 40, wife of Yogendra Shil and Lucky Rani Das, 38, wife of Baneshwar Das.

Maloti Das, 50, and Shobha Rani Dey, 45, also injured in the lightning strike.

Afsar Uddin, member of Kanchanagar union parishad, said a thunderbolt struck on them while they were working in the field in Chamurhat Bazar area, leaving them injured.

Later, locals took the injured to a private hospital in Fatikchhari where duty doctor declared Vanumati and Rani dead.