Lighting strike kills farmer in Netrakona
A farmer was killed in a lighting strike at Khaliajuri upazila in Netrakona district on Wednesday afternoon.
The deceased was identified as Jakarul Miah, 35, son of Akkeb Ali, a resident of Ekarhatia village under Atpara upazila.
Locals said Jakarul went to paddy field for harvesting. Suddenly thunderbolt struck on him around 4:30 pm, leaving him dead on the spot.
Khaliajuri Police Station OC Mojibur Rahman confirmed the matter.