Man killed in lightning strike in Cox’s Bazar
Published: 01:54 AM, 20 September 2020
Muhammad Nezam Prakash Mia
A young man named Muhammad Nezam Prakash Mia was killed in a lightning strike at Pekua in Cox’s Bazar around 8:30 pm on Saturday.
The deceased was identified as Muhammad Nezam Prakash Mia, son of Nurul Islam of the Khuniavita area of Taitung UP.
Nurul Islam, the father of the deceased, said his son Nezam went out to walk in the evening. Lightning struck him around 8:30 pm just before entering the house.
Pekua Police Station SI Atiqur Rahman said the police was sent after receiving the news of the death. Since it is a normal death, the family is being allowed to bury the body.