Lightning

Odisha records 1,256 lightning deaths since 2015

Sat, 05/12/2018 - 12:06

Bhubaneswar, May 12, A staggering 1,256 lightning deaths have occurred in Odisha during the last three years from 2015-16 to 2017-18, said an official on Saturday.

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Six killed by lightning in Karnataka village

Thu, 10/05/2017 - 22:58

Mysuru, Oct 5, Six persons, including two women, died and four others were injured on Thursday when lightning struck them in this Karnataka district, said police.

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Three killed by lightning in UP

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 23:06

Lucknow, June 21 (IANS) A teenager and two children were killed on Wednesday after being struck by lightning in Uttar Pradesh's Lalitpur district, while ten people sustained minor injuries in the incident, officials said.

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At least 6 people killed after being hit by lightning across Bihar

Thu, 06/08/2017 - 00:04

Patna, June 8, At least six people, including children and women, were killed after being hit by lightning across Bihar as heavy rains lashed a large part of the state on Wednesday, the Bihar State Disaster Management Authority said.

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Lightning kills 30 people in Odisha

Sat, 07/30/2016 - 22:04

Bhubaneswar, July 30 (IANS) At least 30 persons were killed and 35 others injured due to lightning strikes in different parts of Odisha, police said on Saturday.

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Modi condoles deaths in lightning strikes in UP, Bihar

Wed, 06/22/2016 - 17:54

New Delhi, June 22 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday expressed condolences over the death of people due to lightning strikes in Bihar, Uttar Pradesh and Jharkhand.

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12 killed in UP storms, rains

Mon, 05/30/2016 - 08:16

Lucknow, May 30 (IANS) At least 12 people were killed across Uttar Pradesh (UP) due to storms, lightning and heavy rains, an official said on Monday.

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Six more killed by lightning in Telangana

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 20:46

Hyderabad, May 3 (IANS) Six more people died after being hit by lightning as thunderstorms lashed parts of Telangana on Tuesday.

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