Lightning kills 2 in Gaibandha
28 April 2016, Nirapad News: Two men were killed in a thunderbolt under Erendabari union of Fulchhari upazila on Wednesday night.
The deceased were identified as–Golam Uddin, 45, son of Juhur Uddin, and Bhikkhuk Pramanik, 26, son of late Hasen Pramanik.
Local people said, Golam Uddin and Bhikkhuk Pramanik fell into the nor’wester around 9pm when they were crossing Brahmaputra river.
In the meantime, thunderbolt struck Golam Uddin and Bhikkhuk Pramanik at Jigabari Ghat, leaving them dead on the spot.
Fazlupur union parishad chairman Joynul Abedin Jalal Uddin confirmed the incident.