The Hush Post, Khanna: A woman was killed as lightning struck in a village near Khanna on late Friday evening.
The incident occurred in Bairsal Kalan village.
The deceased has been identified as Manjinder Kaur (34), wife of a farmer Amrinder Singh.
As per information Manjinder Kaur along with her mother-in-law had gone to their fields where her husband was working. When it started raining, the deceased and her mother-in-law started returning home. But it kept raining and lightning.
Suddenly a strong lightning struck and both women fell on the ground and Manjinder Kaur was hit by lightning. It resulted in her death on the spot death. Her mother-in-law had a miraculous escape.
In another incident, two milch cattle died when lightning struck at a cattle shed in Rod Majri village. The cattle of a farmer Kuldip Singh were in their shed when the lightning strike hit the shed and fell on the cattle and the two milch cattle died on the spot.