At least three people were killed and 11 were injured by lightning strike during torrential rains in different upazilas of Chuadanga this morning.
The deceased are Sadek Ali, 52, Mandar Ali, 30 and Saidur, 35.
The thunderbolt struck during four-hour heavy downpour since 7:00am, reports our Kushtia correspondent.
The injured were rushed to different local hospitals.
Of the injured rushed to Damurhuda Upazila Health Complex, condition of five is critical, said Dr Hasanuzzaman, a resident medical officer of the health complex.