Five killed in thunder storm in Amethi district

, 11:58 PM IST
PATNA, APR 27 (UNI)- Girls cover themselves to protect from a dust storm during a hot afternoon in Patna on Wednesday. UNI PHOTO-81U

Amethi: Five persons were killed in thunder storms while hit Amethi district police said today.

Ram Khelawan Yadav (65) of Ahiran ka Purwa, Kiran Chaurasiya (12) of Mansingh ka purwa Harakhpur, Ram Dulari (55) of Babupur and Nirmala (48) of Shivdash Narauli and Deepa Singh (45) of Munshiganj were killed in a thunder storm which hit the district, they said.

In another mishap two youths were killed and one injured then their motorbike rammed into a stationary truck last night near Jhethu Mavavi Dham, police said.