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Lightning: 1 died, 2 injured

A cultivator died and two others sustained serious injury when lightning struck three different parts of Kokrajhar district on Tuesday.

The first incident took place in Salani Bhatabari near Dotma where Suren Roy died at his field along with his two bullocks.

In the second incident, Seven Brahma of Daloabari was seriously injured near his home. He is battling for life at the Rupnath Brahma Civil hospital.

In yet another incident Abul Ali Sheikh of Monakocha village under Fakirgaram PS was also sustained serious injury while one of his bullocks died. Ali is undergoing treatment at the RNB Civil hospital in Kokrajhar.

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Reporting from Kokrajhar

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