Friday, July 15, 2011

Lightning kills two farmers in Meura Chak village, Utter Pradesh, India - 15th July 2011

Two farmers died after being struck by lightning during heavy rains in Ailau area, police said here today.

Lal Mohammad and Sarvesh died yesterday after being hit by lightning in Meura Chak village, they said.
The district administration has announced an ex-gratia of Rs 1.20 lakh each to the kin of the deceased. Source