A teenager boy and a boatman have been killed in two separate incidents of lightning strike in Sunamganj and Pirojpur districts on Wednesday.
The deceased have been identified as Hridoy Das, 14, son of Lulu Das of Joynagar village in Chhatak upazila of Sunamganj and boatman Mamun Mia of Pirojpur.
Hridoy was netting fish in a haor in the village around 12:05 pm when a thunderbolt hit him. The boy died on the spot.
Meanwhile, boatman Mamun Mia died on his boat as a thunderbolt struck him on the Shurma River.