Rain lashes parts of Kerala; two struck dead by lightning
Kochi: Summer rain lashed different parts of Kerala Wednesday evening. Most of the districts from Thiruvananthapuram to Kozhikode experienced rainfall with thunderstorm. On Tuesday night the southern districts had received rains.
However, two persons, a woman and her nephew died in Kochi after lightning struck them. Puthenkurish natives Lisi, her sister’s son Alex (15) were killed.
Indian Meteorological Department had forecasted summer rains in various parts of the state for the next five days along with thunderstorm.