Farmer killed in Sirajganj lightning strike
News Desk || risingbd.com
A farmer was killed in a lightning strike at Shahjadpur upazila in Sirajganj district on Saturday (May 27) morning.
The deceased was identified as Sultan Pramanik, 55, a resident of Char Angaru village of the upazila.
Local union parishad chairman Ziaul Alam said Sultan was working in a field in the morning. At that time, a lightning struck on him and later he lost his sense.
On information, family members rushed to the spot and took him to a hospital where duty doctor declared him dead.
Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Shahjadpur police station Nazrul Islam confirmed the incident.