Jaripada: Six people were killed and around 12 were injured after being struck by a lightning in Jaripada village of Odisha's Khordha district.
According to reports, the incident took place yesterday when some youths took shelter under a house which was struck by lightning. Four youths died on the spot while two more succumbed to injuries at a nearby hospital.
The injured have reportedly been admitted to Khordha district headquarters hospital and Capital hospital in Bhubaneswar.
Further details are awaited.