Lightning kills four of a family in Chandpur

CHANDPUR Four members of a family were killed when lightning struck them at Boro Station Molhede in the district this afternoon.

Police said the deceased were identified as Ahida Begum, 55, Rehena Akhtar,

27, Samia, 8, and Sabbir 10. The victims are inhabitants of Andir Par under

Kuchuya upazila of the district. They died on the spot, Chandpur Sadar

Hospital sources said.

Deputy Commissioner Md Mazedur Rahman Khan and Police Superintendent

Mahbubur Rahman visited the spot. The family was given Taka 30,000 per


Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)