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Thunderbolt kills 3 fish cultivators, a farmer in Gazipur

Sumel Sarker


Thunderbolt kills 3 fish cultivators, a farmer in Gazipur

30 May 2015, Nirapad News: Three fish cultivators and a farmer were killed by lightning strikes in Kaliganj and Sreepur upazilas of Gazipur district on Monday.

The dead were identified as Mukundo Das, 56, and Sudon Das, 52, of Kapaish village, and Nirod Das, 35, of Shinglabo village, in Kaliganj while Innas ALi of Sreepur upazila.

Jamalpur union chairman Mahbubur Rahman Farooque Master said the three dead persons were fish traders.

“The trio went to Koidyar beel of Kapais village under Jamalpur union in the afternoon to feed their cultivated fish during heavy rain. At that time, they killed by thunderbolt,” he added.

On information, police recovered the bodies at about 5pm.

Meanwhile, lightning strikes killed Innas Ali while returning home from paddy field at village Boiragir Chala.

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