Raebareli (UP), August 23
Three individuals died and as many others had been injured after being struck by lightning in Salon space of the district on Sunday, officers mentioned.
Sub-Divisional Magistrate of Salon, Ashish Singh, mentioned some folks in Gothia Tiwaripur village had been grazing animals when lightning accompanied by rain occurred within the night.
Anjali (17), who had taken shelter below a tree, was electrocuted.
Deepanshi (12) and Kamla (55) bought injured and had been despatched to the district hospital, the place they succumbed, the SDM mentioned.
Three different individuals had been additionally injured within the lightning strike and are present process remedy, the officers mentioned.
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has directed the district administration to supply Rs four lakh to households of every of the deceased. PTI