Lightning strike kills two in Noakhali

Two men were killed after being struck by lightning at Lalchar in Hatia upazila on Wednesday morning.

The deceased were identified as Mohammad Quamruzzaman, 42, son of Kamal Uddin; and Abul Kalam, 50, son of Joynal Abedin of the upazila.

Zia Ali Mobarak, Chairman of Burirchar Union Parishad, said Qamruzzaman and Kalam died on the spot when lightning struck them. They were going to the pastureland with cattle around 9am.