Tamluk: A man was electrocuted to death after lightning stroked him at East
Midnapore’s Nonanskarpur under the Bhagwanpur police station. The deceased has been identified as Umashankar Pal (32).
As per the locals, he used to have a biscuit manufacturing factory in his house. On
Friday morning, he was working in the factory. At that moment, he was struck by
lightning. His family members immediately rescued him and rushed him to the
Bhagwanpur Hospital where the doctors declared him brought dead.
There has been heavy rains since Wednesday night due to depression. However, the
police after primary inspection suspects that shot circuit is the reason for the