Ganjam: In a tragic incident, two persons were killed and eleven others sustained critical injuries in lightning strike in Odisha’s Ganjam district today.
The incident happended at Mahaguda village under Bhanjanagar block in the district.
As per the available information, lightning struck when a group of women were working in a paddy field here this afternoon leaving two dead on the spot and others critical.
Following the incident, a pall of gloom has gripped the entire village.
Similarly, two others, identified as a woman and her daughter, also sustained critical injuries after being struck by lightning while working in a field in Nabarangpur district.