PATNA, India —
Lightning killed 83 other folks, largely farm workers, all over thunderstorms across Bihar suppose in japanese India on Thursday, a authorities reputable talked about.
Many were struck as they were planting seeds in 23 of the suppose’s 38 districts, a authorities assertion talked about.
Thirteen deaths were reported in Gopalganj district, 175 kilometers (110 miles) north of Patna, the suppose capital, talked about reputable Upendra Pal. The relaxation were scattered in other formulation of the suppose.
Pal talked about on the least 10 others were injured and were receiving sanatorium remedy.
Heavy rains earlier than the onset of the monsoon season contain hit the placement. In July closing year, lightning killed 39 other folks in Bihar, also all over monsoon rains, which closing unless September.