Lightning kills one in Nawalparasi

A 65-year-old was killed after being struck by lightning at Betahani of Pratappur rural municipality-5 in Parasi (Nawalparasi west).

The deceased has been identified as a local Jhinku Loniya. The lightning hit him at around 1:45 pm today as he was walking on the street.

Though he was rushed to the Community Hospital Chaupatta, he was pronounced dead on arrival, District Police Office’s Information Officer Deputy Superintendent of Police Birendra Thapa said.



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