Lightning claims three lives in Bihar

Last Updated: Sunday, August 1, 2010 - 20:14

Gaya: Three members of a family were killed
when lightning struck them at Manjura village in Bihar`s Gaya
district today, the police said.

The incident took place when a 40 year-old woman, her 45
year-old brother and her 10 year-old son were working in the
paddy field, they said, adding they were killed on the spot.

The district administration provided Rs 4,500 to the
bereaved family for their cremation.

PTI



First Published: Sunday, August 1, 2010 - 20:14

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