Two schoolboys die in lightning in Khagrachhari

Published: March 17, 2018 22:47:21 | Updated: May 08, 2018 11:27:37

Two schoolboys were killed and a house wife was injured in separate incidents of lightning in Matiranga, Guimara and Mahalchhari upazilas of Khagrachhari on Saturday.

The deceased were identified as Sadhan Tripura, 15, a class five student of Matiranga Model School in Matiranga and Mikita Tripura, 10, a student of Shwashanpara Primary School of Guimara.

In Mahalchhari, Shefalika Chakma, 25, a house wife survived with critical burn injury during lightning around 4:30pm and was taken to a local healthcare centre, according to UNB.

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