Lightning strike kills three women, four injured

- POST REPORT, Kathmandu

May 26, 2014-

Three Indian women were killed after lightning struck a brick kiln at Ramgram in Nawalparasi district on Sunday evening, police said.

The deceased identified as Kalama Mansuri, Rupsana Mansuri and Chamana Mansuri were all women and hailed from Sahanpur in Uttar Pradesh state of India, according to District Police Office.   However, their age including other details could not be ascertained.

The victims had been working at Shivashankar Brick Factory based at Ramgram Municipality-1 when the incident happened.

Similarly, four other including a minor who were injured in the lightning strike were also from India.  They have been identified as three-year-old Munki Mansuri, Abdulla Mansuri, Jithan Mansuri and Samsudding Mansuri. (PR)


Published: 27-05-2014 08:40

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