2 farmers killed in Pirojpur lightning

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Pns: Two farmers were killed by lightning strike at Ataurkhali village in Bhandaria upazila on Tuesday morning.

The deceased were identified as Jahangir Hossain, 30, son of Moyenuddin Khan and Nasiruddin Hawlader, 32, son of Abdus Sattar of the village.

Kamruzzaman Talukder, officer-in-charge of Bhandaria Police Station, said that the lightning struck them while they were working in their paddy field around 10.30 am, leaving duo dead on the spot.

PNS/Tamanna Khan