The previous record for the longest detected distance for a single lightning flash was 321 kilometres,...
The deceased were identified as Sujon Bepari, 28, Babu Khan, 50 and Ripon Molla, 27
Most of the deceased were working in their fields at the time
Losses can be minimized by creating awareness, they said
Chandpur and Magura are the two districts where the incidents occurred
Another person has been injured in the incident
The highest number of deaths was reported in Kishoreganj
In Joypurhat, one farmer was killed when struck by lightning.
The incident also left three injured
The incidents occurred around 3pm on Saturday
In Gazipur, Tajul Islam, 50, and Mamun Sheikh, 30, residents of Punsoi village in Kaliganj upazila, were...
The deceased has been identified as Abdus Sattar, 60
The lightning strikes occurred between noon and 1pm
The deceased were identified as Rahmat Molla, 45, Monnu Molla, 25, Samin Molla, 30, and Akram Hossain,...
Bangladesh is one of the most disaster-prone countries in the world
Three including two women were killed when a lightning bolt struck a boat bearing them
All incidents occurred on Thursday
Paramedics had to resuscitate the 23-year-old and she remains in intensive care with life-threatening...
At least six people across Bangladesh were reported killed after they were struck by lightning
The sensors have been set up in Dhaka, Chattogram, Tentulia in Panchagarh, Badalgachi in Naogaon, Mymensingh,...
It brings to 59 the total number of people reported to have been killed by lightning in the past...
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