• Saturday, Nov 26, 2022
  • Last Update : 10:24 am

Lightning strikes kill 4 people in Jamalpur, Kurigram

Lightening
At least four people have been killed and five others injured by lightning strikes in different areas of Jamalpur and Kurigram. Our Jamalpur correspondent reported that two people were killed in separate lightning strikes in district’s Dewanganj upazila around 2pm on Friday. The deceased are Aizol Haque, 50, from Chukaibari union and Minhaj Uddin, 15 from Bahadurbad union. Dewanganj police station OC Md Mostasinur Rahman confirmed the matter to the Dhaka Tribune. In Kurigram, two more people were killed while five others were reportedly injured by lightning strikes in two upazilas in the district on Friday. The deceased are Ahammad Ali Amed, 35, from Fulbari upazila and Taslima Akter, 13, from Nageshwari upazila. Ahammad Ali, along with his sibling Nurnabi, 40, and nine-year-old nephew Mozammel Haque Mozam and one Rafiqul Islam, went for fishing in Dharla River on Friday noon. When they reached in the mid-river, a lightning struck their boat leaving Ahammad Ali dead on the spot and the rest of the three severely injured. Chairman of Borovita union Md Khoibor Ali confirmed the matter to the Dhaka Tribune. Another deceased Taslima Akter was a class-six student at Askarnagar High School. Two housewives were reportedly injured in Nageshwari’s Santoshpur union.
50
Facebook 50
blogger sharing button blogger
buffer sharing button buffer
diaspora sharing button diaspora
digg sharing button digg
douban sharing button douban
email sharing button email
evernote sharing button evernote
flipboard sharing button flipboard
pocket sharing button getpocket
github sharing button github
gmail sharing button gmail
googlebookmarks sharing button googlebookmarks
hackernews sharing button hackernews
instapaper sharing button instapaper
line sharing button line
linkedin sharing button linkedin
livejournal sharing button livejournal
mailru sharing button mailru
medium sharing button medium
meneame sharing button meneame
messenger sharing button messenger
odnoklassniki sharing button odnoklassniki
pinterest sharing button pinterest
print sharing button print
qzone sharing button qzone
reddit sharing button reddit
refind sharing button refind
renren sharing button renren
skype sharing button skype
snapchat sharing button snapchat
surfingbird sharing button surfingbird
telegram sharing button telegram
tumblr sharing button tumblr
twitter sharing button twitter
vk sharing button vk
wechat sharing button wechat
weibo sharing button weibo
whatsapp sharing button whatsapp
wordpress sharing button wordpress
xing sharing button xing
yahoomail sharing button yahoomail