Lightning

June 19, 2017
June 19, 2017

Lightning kills 5 in Faridpur

At least five people including two of a family are killed after being struck by lightning in three upazilas of Faridpur.

June 2, 2017
June 2, 2017

Lightning kills 3 in Ctg, C’nawabganj

At least three people are killed in separate lightning strikes in Sandwip of Chittagong and Chapainawabganj Sadar upazila.

May 9, 2017
May 9, 2017

Lightning kills 12 in 5 districts

At least 12 people including two siblings are killed in separate lightning strikes in Mymensingh, Narayanganj, Chandpur, Sunamganj and Jhenidah.

May 12, 2016
May 12, 2016

Lightning kills at least 17 countrywide

At least 17 people are killed, struck by lightning, when a sudden thundershower prevailed over Dhaka and other parts of the country.

April 16, 2016
April 16, 2016

Lightning kills 3 in Habiganj

Three people, including a local Jubo League leader, are killed in separate incidents of lightning strike during storm in Sadar and Lakhai upazilas in Habiganj.

March 31, 2016
March 31, 2016

Lightning kills 9 in 6 dists

Nine people are killed and 21 others injured in separate incidents of lightning strike in six districts.

June 10, 2015
June 10, 2015

Lightning kills 3 in Satkhira

Three people including a woman are killed and three injured in lightning during a storm that swept through three villages in Shyamnagar upazila of Satkhira.

May 16, 2015
May 16, 2015

Lightning claims 7 lives in 3 districts

At least seven people, including two siblings, are killed by lightning during the nor'wester that lashed different parts of the country in last 24 hours.

May 15, 2015
May 15, 2015

Lightning, electrocution kill 3 in Dhaka

A man is killed by thunderbolts and two people are electrocuted during the downpour in Dhaka this afternoon.