Lightning kills 5 in UP, 4 injured
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Last Updated: Wednesday, July 27, 2011, 18:37
Lucknow: Five persons, including two women, were killed and four others injured after lightning struck them in Fatehpur and Mahoba districts of Uttar Pradesh, officials said here on Wednesday.

Rajwati (18) was killed and her sister Gudia and brother-in-law Raj Bahadur were injured after being hit by lightning in Kopripur village in Jahanabad of Fatehpur district yesterday.

In another incident in the same district, Ramesh Kushwaha (28) died after being struck by lightning in Sagra village, while in a similar incident in Devari village, Ashish Tiwari was killed and two others were injured.

In Mahoba district, Laltia (55) and Ramesh Richaria (36) were killed when lightning struck them in Dadri and Tolapatar villages.


First Published: Wednesday, July 27, 2011, 18:37

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