Medinipur: Three people died as they were struck by lightning at West Medinipur.
The incident took place at Talda village near Datan Police Station in West Mediniopur. 2 boys of the same family died of electrocution from lightning. They are Suman Jana (15), Dipankar Jana(17). Another person who died was Mihir Barik (55).
They were in the fields grazing their cattle when they were struck by lightning. They were immediately taken to the Datan Gramin Hospital where they were declared brought dead.