One dies after being struck by lightning

Lightning kills 15 year old

A teenager has been killed in a lightning strike in Ghaderi of Arjun Chaupari Gaonpalika-2 of the district. 

The deceased has been identified as Rohit Gurung, 15.

 According to Rajendra Adhikari, Deputy Superintendent of Police, District Police Office, Syangja, Rohit was struck by lightning at around 5 pm on Friday while he was sleeping at home. 

A police team led by Inspector Arjun Vik was sent to the spot to collect further details of the incident, the official said.