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Agent banking director killed by lightning strike in Bhola

A-40-year-old man was killed and two others were injured in a lightning strike at Golakpur village of Shambhupur union in Bhola’s Tazumuddin on Friday afternoon.

 

The deceased was identified as Abdur Razzak. He was the director of Al-Arafah Islami Agent Banking in Kunjerhat and Shibpur Khasherhat markets.

 

The injured, Hanif and Monjur, were undergoing treatment at Bhola Sadar Hospital.

 

Md. Rafiqul Islam, officer-in-charge (Investigation) of Tazumuddin police station, said all three were struck by lightning while collecting betel nuts during the rains.

 

While they were being rushed to the Sadar Hospital, said the OC, critically injured Razzak died on the way.

 

Source: United News of Bangladesh