Lightning kills one, injures another of same family | The Daily Star
12:00 AM, April 11, 2019 / LAST MODIFIED: 12:06 AM, April 11, 2019

Lightning kills one, injures another of same family

A woman was killed and a member of her family injured in lightning strike in Hosnabad village of Dashmina upazila yesterday morning.

The deceased was identified as Antesa Bibi, 55, wife of late Mojibor Rahman, said SM Jalal Uddin, officer-in-charge (OC) of Dashmina Police Station.

The injured, Anwara Begum, 60, is related to the deceased, the OC said, adding that both Antesa Bibi and Anwara Begum were struck by lightning while they were collecting grass for their goat at a nearby field.

Locals and their relatives took both the women to Dashmina upazila health complex where doctors pronounced Antesa Bibi dead and gave primary treatment to Anwara Begum.

The body of the deceased was handed over to her family, the OC also said.

Stay updated on the go with The Daily Star Android & iOS News App. Click here to download it for your device.

Grameenphone:
Type START <space> BR and send SMS it to 22222

Robi:
Type START <space> BR and send SMS it to 2222


Banglalink:
Type START <space> BR and send SMS it to 2225

Leave your comments

Top News

Top News

Top