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Lightning kills two in Sylhet

Sun Online Desk     17th June, 2017 11:10:33 printer

Lightning kills two in Sylhet

Two people have been killed by lightning strike in Gowainghat and Companiganj upazilas of the district on Saturday.



Sub-inspector Bodiuzzaman, second officer of Gowainghat police station, said lightning struck, Sunam Uddin, 35, son of Gaus Uddin of Dakkhin Protapur village of the upazila around 11:00 am when he was cultivating a field near Jaflong tea garden, leaving him dead on the spot, reports UNB.



In Companiganj, a streak of thunderbolt struck Kamrul Islam, around 8:00 am when he went to Hingra haor under Dakkhin Ronikhai union of the upazila for fishing, leaving him dead on the spot.



Abul Lais, Upazila Nirhabi Officer (UNO) of Companiganj confirmed the incident.

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