Lightning kills one in Goalanda

Lightning kills one in Goalanda


A young man was killed and another injured by a lightning strike in Doulatdia ferry ghat area on Monday morning.

The deceased was identified as Farid Sheikh,30, and injured Farhad Sheikh, both residents of Mohanganj village in Bera upazila of Pabna district.

Locals said a thunderbolt hit Farid and Farhad when they were catching fish in the ferry ghat at about 7:30 am, leaving them seriously injured.

They were rushed to Goalanda Upazila Health Complex where on-duty doctor declared Farid dead.



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