Lightning claims 6 lives


QUETTA: Six persons including three minor girls were killed by different incidents of lightning in Harnai, Loralai and Duki.

According to details there was lightning on house of a tribal elder Malik Shah Jahan Tareen in Wam Tangi area of Harnai on Saturday. As a result three minor girls Kulsoom Bibi, majida Bibi and Fehmida Bibi died instantly. Three children Abdul Rehman, Abdul Rahim and Soma Bibi were also injured by lightning.

Injured children were shifted to hospital where there condition is stated to be stable.

Kaleemullah died by lightning in Yark Abad area of Loralai while playing football.

In another incident, there was lightning on coal mine in Duki . As a result two workers Abdul Wali and Akthar Mohammad died instantly. Another man was also injured in the incident.