Five die in separate lightning related incidents
Five persons died in separate lightning related incidents in Rupandehi and
Makwanpur districts on Sunday afternoon, police said.
Two persons died after being struck by lightning in Rupandehi, on Sunday
Police have identified the deceased as Prem Kumari Thapa (42) of Butwal
and Prakash Harijan (27) of Maryadapur. Thapa was hit by a bolt while
walking on the street while Harijan was hit while working in the field,
Meanwhile, three persons died after being struck by lightning in
Makwanpur district the same afternoon.
Makwanpur police said the deceased are Sujan Moktan, Ashamaya Moktan and
Anupa Thing of Kankada VDC-5. They all died on the spot. Their age and
other details could not be verified. nepalnews.com