Tuesday, 16 August, 2022
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Lightning strike kills teenager in Rajbari

RAJBARI: A teenage boy was killed in a lightning strike at Kalukhali upazila in Rajbari district on Thursday.

The deceased was Asad Sheikh, 15, son of Bakkar Sheikh, a resident of Jamtalapara village under Majbari union of the upazila.

It was learnt that Asad was working in a field next to his house. At that time a lightning struck on him.

Locals rescued him and took to Rajbari Sadar Hospital where he was declared dead.