Savar lighting death toll rises to 7, one still missing


PV Desk : The death toll in the Tuesday’s tragic lightning incident in Savar rose to six as four more bodies were recovered on Wednesday (August 23).

The deceased were identified as Dipulal Devnath, hailed from Comilla, Shinti Roy, hailed from Lalmonirhat, and Mahela Beghum, hailed from Gaibandha, and Hosne Ara of Savar.
On the other hand, Rebeka is still missing.
Fire Service Station officer and leader of diving team Al-Masud told that they had been working since morning.
Earlier on Tuesday (August 22), lighting struck a passenger boat in the morning while crossing the Bongshi River in storm in Savar.