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Cattle trader killed by lightning strike

Published : Tuesday, 11 September, 2018 at 8:16 PM Count : 209
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A cattle trader was killed and five others were injured by lightning strike in Kapasia upazila of Gazipur on Tuesday noon.

Son of Akmoth Ali, deceased Mumtaj Uddin, 55, was a resident of Ejjotpur village of Shreepur upazila.

Thunderbolt struck Akmoth and five others in noon at Amraeed market in the upazila, leaving Akmoth and a cow dead on the spot, said Sarafat Mollah, general secretary of the market.

The injured were rushed to Kapasia upazila health complex for treatment.

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