Madrasa student died due to lightning while playing football

Chittagong’s Sandwip upazila was struck by lightning while playing football. A madrasa student named Rafi (15) has died. The incident took place on Friday (June 7) at around 11 o’clock in the upazila’s Gachua Union.

Rafi was a student of the Hefz Department of the local Khan Saheb Nuria Hafezia Madrasa. He is the son of Jamal Uddin of Ward number 3 middle house.

Gachua Union Parishad member Mo Sohel said that Rafi was playing football in the rain with other boys. At that time, Rafi died due to lightning.