NAOGAON: At least two people were killed by lightning strike at Vabija union of Niamatpur upazila in Naogaon on Monday (July 17).
The deceased were identified as Hamidul, 28, son of Hossain Ali, and Tayej, 45, son of Foyez Uddin, both from Vabija union.
Locals said that lightning struck them while working in the field at around 1:00 pm. They died on the spot.
Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Niamatpur Police Station Abdur Rafiq confirmed the matter to Banglanews.
BEST: 1615 HRS, JULY 17, 2017