16 August Tuesday

Lightning Strike Kills 17 In Bihar

Web Desk(TVM)Updated: Monday Jun 20, 2022

Patna : Lighting strikes at various locations in Bihar killed 17 people Saturday night. Most deaths occurred  in district of Bagalpur with  6 killed,  3 died in Vaishali,  two each in Banka and Khagaria  and one each in the districts of  Munker, Kaithar , Madapur and Saharsa.

The govt announced  four lakh rupees in solatium to families of the victim.

In Maharashtra’s Nagpur, four farmers had died from lighting strike on Sunday.  Two of the deaths occurred in village of Perath Muktapur and 2 in Hivarmath village.