Last Updated: Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Lightning strike in Dhading, Nepal kills 1

A lightning strike has claimed life of a person and injured five others in Nilkantha municipality-11 of Dhading district of Nepal.

Injured people are having treatment at Dhading District Hospital.

Yesterday, windstorm in the Far-Western region of Nepal damaged more than 450 houses.

More than 300 people have died by lightning strikes in the last three years in Nepal.