Lightning wreaks havoc in MP: 27 MNREGA workers scorched due to lightning, undergoing treatment in hospital

Yash Khare, Katni. The rains are continuing in Madhya Pradesh with thunderstorms. The news of death coming in the grip of lightning comes to the fore. Meanwhile, today the laborers who went to work in the pond under MNREGA under Vijayraghavgarh police station of Katni district came under the grip of lightning. 27 laborers got scorched due to lightning. Those who have been admitted to the hospital for treatment.

The incident is of Gram Panchayat Bhaiswahi under Vijayraghavgarh police station. Work is being done in the pond under MNREGA in the village. Some laborers who went to work this morning were sitting under a tree due to rain, when lightning struck the tree and 27 laborers got badly burnt.

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Due to lightning, there was a stir among the other laborers present there. After which its information was given to the Sarpanch of the Gram Panchayat. With the help of other laborers, all the injured were admitted to Vijayraghavgarh Hospital, where their treatment is going on.

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