29 killed in lightning in Bangladesh

  • Around 29 people died after being struck by lightning in Dhaka and many other districts of Bangladesh. According to media reports, children and women were also among those killed. The affected districts included Sirajganj, Pabna, Brahmanbarhia, Kishoreganj, Brahmanbarhia, Rajshahi, Gazipur, Bogra, Natore, Habiganj, and the state capital of Dhaka.