HAILAKANDI, July 20 � Lightning killed a brother-sister duo in Rajyeswarpur village of Hailakandi district on Friday night. Police said the deceased have been identified as Sahul Islam Laskar (13) and Rijma Begum (22).
Sahul was a student of Anwarpur School, while Rijma was married and settled in Kolkata. She came to father�s house a few days back. Both the brother and the sister were enjoying the rain outside the house when lightning struck them.
New NGO: A new non-governmental voluntary organisation (NGO) under the name and style of Chatrapati Shivaji Jagriti Mancha was constituted here with Tapan Debnath as president and Sanjit Debnath as general secretary.
Three vice presidents of the committee are Ashim Debnath, Raju Debnath and Papan Bhowmick. Rajdeep Yadav and Rohit Das were selected as publicity secretary and organisational secretary respectively. Malay Singha was selected as treasurer of the new executive committee.