June 26, Monday : Arrival of Monsoon became menace for Madhya Pradesh, as five people reportedly lost their life after being struck by lightning in separate incidents in Chhindwara and Mandsaur, since yesterday.
As per the Indian Express report, Draupadi Bobde (55), Rajni Bobde (35) and Shanti Paradkar (45) died, while Devnath and Manku injured when lightning struck them at Umrikhurd in Pandhurna tehsil of Chhindwara district yesterday.
In another incident, the victims were working in a field. Woman named Surekha (22), also lost her life by lightning strike.
Similarly, old aged Richhalal Muha (60) died because of lightning strike while working in a field in Bhaugarh area of Mandsaur.