Student dies after being struck by lightning in Malappuaram
Kondotty: A girl student who was on her way back home from school died after being struck by a lightning. Two other students were also injured in the incident. The deceased was identified as Fathima Farsana (15), daughter of P Alikutty, a native of Nediyirippu. The incident happened on Saturday evening at a place owned by the airport authority at Palakkaparambu.
PK Shahana Jabin (15), daughter of PK Muhammed Shafeeque, a native of Mukkodu and Rinshina (15), daughter of Pulickal Alavi, a native of Mukkodu were injured in the incident.
The girls are 10th standard students of PPMHSS, Kottukkara. Though the locals rushed the girls to a private hospital in Kodotty, the life of Fathima Farsana could not be saved. Shahana Jabina, who was seriously injured, was shifted to Kozhikode medical college hospital.
Fathima Farsana’s body was shifted to Manchery medical college mortuary.