Lightning, electrocution kill 3 in Dhaka | The Daily Star
06:54 PM, May 15, 2015 / LAST MODIFIED: 12:25 AM, May 18, 2015

Lightning, electrocution kill 3 in Dhaka

A man was killed by lightning and two people were electrocuted during the downpour in Dhaka this afternoon.

Badal, 14, was struck by a thunderbolt while he along with his friends were playing cricket near Chandrima Udyan around 5:00pm, Syed Muniruzzman, a sub-inspector of Sher-e-Bangla Nagar Police Station, told The Daily Star.

Meanwhile, Shohanur Rahman Rifat, 5, and Ruma, 28, died of electrocution at Rasulbagh of Azimpur around 5:30pm.

 

 

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