Sirajganj farmer killed in lightning strike | The Daily Star
11:50 AM, August 23, 2019 / LAST MODIFIED: 11:53 AM, August 23, 2019

Sirajganj farmer killed in lightning strike

A farmer has died being struck by lightning at Raiganj upazila in Sirajganj.

The deceased was identified as Duhita Sheikh, 58, son of Jasim Uddin of Chandpur village under Brahmagachha union, reports our Pabna correspondent quoting Golam Sarwar Liton, chairman of the Brahmagachha Union Parishad.

Duhita was working at his field around 5:00pm yesterday when the lightning struck, leaving him dead on the spot, Liton added.

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