Lightning claims three lives in Bihar



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