Bangladesh lightning strikes

April 18, 2020
April 18, 2020

Lightning strikes kill 4 in Sunamganj

Four people are killed in separate incidents of being struck by lightning in Sunamganj.

August 22, 2019
August 22, 2019

Lightning kills 7 in 3 districts

At least seven people are killed and three others injured in separate incidents of lightning strike in Faridpur, Bogura and Manikganj.

July 23, 2019
July 23, 2019

Lightning kills 4 in Thakurgaon

Four people are killed by separate incidents of lightning strikes in Baliadangi and Ranisankail upazilas of Thakurgaon.

July 13, 2019
July 13, 2019

Lightning strikes kill 11 in 4 dists

At least 11 people are killed and another is injured in separate incidents of lightning strikes in Pabna, Mymensingh, Chuadanga and Netrakona.

June 28, 2019
June 28, 2019

Lightning strikes kill 5 in Satkhira

Five people, including three members of a family, are killed and another was injured in separate incidents of lightning strikes in Kaliganj and Ashashuni upazilas of Satkhira.

April 27, 2019
April 27, 2019

Lightning arresters can save lives in Bangladesh: ADB

Lightning arresters, a low-cost technology, can be adopted all over the country to save lives and stop undue human damages from lightning strikes, says the Asian Development Bank (ADB).

September 12, 2018
September 12, 2018

Lightning kills 4 Magura farmers

Four farmers were killed by lightning at Atharokhoda village in Magura Sadar upazila yesterday noon.

June 19, 2018
June 19, 2018

Lightning kills two in Bagerhat

Two people, including a woman, are killed and two others injured in separate lightning incidents in Morelganj and Sadar upazila of Bagerhat district today.

May 9, 2018
May 9, 2018

Lightning kills 25 across country

At least 25 people are killed in lightning strikes in 13 districts of the country.