Lightning kills 2 brothers in Jamalpur

17 August, 2019 12:00 AM printer

JAMALPUR:  Two siblings died after thunderbolts struck them while catching fish at a nearby marshy ground (locally known as bill) of their house in Dewanganj upazila of the district on Friday, reports Banglanews24.

The incident happened at Chengtimari village of Dangdhora union of the upazila.

The deceased were identified as Anwar Islam, 25, and Al-Amin, 17, sons of Abdul Latif of the aforementioned area.

Dangdhara Union Parishad (UP) Chairman Shah Md. Masud confirmed deaths to Banglanews.