Tuesday, 5 July, 2022

Woman killed in lightening strike in Dinajpur

DINAJPUR: A woman died and two boys received severe injuries after getting struck by lightning at Gobindapur village in Parbatipur upazila of the district on Saturday, reports BSS.

The deceased were identified as Ismat Ara Begum, 38, hailed from the village.

Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Parbatipur Thana Abu Jafor said they were struck by the lightening during the heavy rain this noon.

The woman and the two boys were brought to Parbatipur Upazila Health Complex where the duty doctor declared Ismat Ara dead.

Later, the wounded were shifted to M Abdur Rahim Medical College and Hospital for the better treatment.