Father, son killed in Sunamganj lightning


Sunamganj Correspondent

A man and his son were killed after being struck by lightning at Jamalganj upazila in Sunamganj on Friday morning.

The deceased were identified as Banu Hosen, 40, son of Nur Islam, and his son Sumon Mia, 14, of Shantipur village of Fenarbak union under the upazila.

Locals said that, on Friday morning Banu Hosen along with his son Sumon went for fishing at Pagnar haor.

Suddenly thunderbolt struck them and they died on the spot. Md Saiful Alom, officer-in-charge, of Jamalganj police station, confirmed the matter.