Several people were killed by lightning strikes in Bengladesh and India as a result of destructive Cyclone Fani.

Lithning strikes kill 8 in Uttar Pradesh

Lightning during a thunderstorm killed eight people in two districts of Uttar Pradesh on Thursday. Four people were killed in Chandauli, while one person died in Sonebhadra.

As an impact of Cyclone ‘Fani’, thunderstorm and rains lashed these two districts late on Thursday night. The Met Department has already sounded a weather alert in Uttar Pradesh for the next two days.

According to reports, four people were killed when lightning struck and five others were seriously injured in Chandauli district. They have been admitted to the district hospital. The incident took place in Ram Mado village under Sahebganj police station.

One elderly person also died here when a tree fell on him.

In the second incident which took place in Pannuganj in Sonebhadra district, a youth died after being struck by lightning. Two brothers standing nearby received serious burn injuries. The brothers later succumbed to the injuries on Friday morning.

Lightning kills 6 in Kishoreganj, Bangladesh

Lightning strikes have killed six people during thunderstorms in Kishoreganj.

The district in central Bangladesh experienced thunderstorms on Friday afternoon under the influence of cyclone Fani. The monster storm was poised to hit the country in the evening after crossing Odisha coast in India.

Dina Amelia Kalmeta is the Founder and CEO of Your New Life in Christ Ministries - CWW7NEWS. Dina reports on world events as they pertain to Bible Prophecy. Before Your New Life in Christ Ministries, Dina served as a Leader for INCHRIST NETWORK leading teams online and spreading the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Her mission today is to bring hard evidence that what is taking place in the world isn't just coincidence, but indeed proof that the last days the Bible warned us about are upon us right now.