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Lightning kills farmer in Nilphamari

District Correspondent |
Update: 2019-05-21 8:00:23 PM
Lightning kills farmer in Nilphamari
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NILPHAMARI: A farmer was killed as a thunderbolt struck him in Jaldhaka upazila of Nilphamari Tuesday (May 21).

Deceased Mokbul Hossain, 60, was a resident of Khariza Golna village under Golna union of the upazila.

Golna Union Parishad ward-7 member Shyamol Chandra Roy said that a thunderbolt hit Mokbul while he went to take back his cow from a field, amid rain in the morning.

Jaldhaka Police Station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Mostafizur Rahman confirmed the matter to Banglanews.

BDST: 2003 HRS, MAY 21, 2019

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