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Lightning kills 2 farmers in Sirajganj

 Sirajganj Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 08:15 PM, 15 June 2021  

Lightning kills 2 farmers in Sirajganj

Lightning kills 2 farmers in Sirajganj

Two farmers were killed in separate lightning strikes at Shahjadpur and Ullapara upazilas in Sirajganj. The incident took place at Saratail in Kayempur union of Shahjadpur upazila on Tuesday noon and Koyra village of Koyra union in Ullapara upazila in the afternoon.

The deceased were identified as Nazrul Islam, son of Nefaz Sarkar of Saratail village and Atiq Hasan, son of Ali of Koyra village.

Shahjadpur UNO Shah Shamsuzzoha said Nazrul went to fetch hay from the land at noon. He died on the spot when lightning struck him.

Ullapara Model Police Station OC Deepak Kumar Das said Atiq was working on his land in the afternoon. He died on the spot when lightning struck him.

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