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Lightning claims 5 livesin Kendrapara
Odisha

Lightning claims 5 livesin Kendrapara

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Kendrapara, Aug 21 : As many as five people were killed and two including  a woman critically injured in coastal Kendrapara district when lightning struck them today. Official sources said all the five deceased were farmers and agricultural workers. The lightning struck them while they were working in agriculture fields in different places of the district. The district administration has provided a sum of Rs 5,000 to next kin of the deceased from Chief Minister’s Relief Fund. UNI