Lightning strikes kill one in Habiganj...

Dhaka, Sunday   17 October 2021

Lightning strikes kill one in Habiganj

 Habiganj Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 04:22 PM, 1 October 2021  

Lightning strikes kill one in Habiganj

Lightning strikes kill one in Habiganj

A young man was killed in a lightning strike while guarding a pond at Mirpur village in Lakhai upazila of Habiganj at noon on Friday. 

The deceased was identified as Uchamed Mia, son of late Dengu Mia of Mirpur village.

Lakhai Police Station OC Saidul Islam said the man, Uchamed Mia was a guard by profession. He has been working as a guard for a long time. In this context, even in hostile weather, he was guarding the bill like every day. He was seriously injured when lightning struck him. He was later rescued and taken to hospital where the on-duty doctor declared him dead.

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