Youth killed, four inured in lightning strike in Panchagarh
A young man was killed and four others were injured by lightning strike at Atwari upazila in Panchagarh district on Monday night.
The deceased was identified as Ranjit Barman, son of Bhujen Barman, a resident of Durga Mandir area under Randhanagar union in the upazila.
Atwari Police Station officer in-charge Md Ijaruddin said lightning struck the five when they were having tea in a roadside stall in the area.
They all sustained injuries and were taken to Atwari Upazila Health Complex where the on-duty doctor declared Ranjit dead, he added.