Three people were killed and three others injured in separate incidents of lightning in Sherpur, Sirajganj and Sunamganj districts on Wednesday.
In Sherpur, a man was killed and another one injured when a thunderbolt struck them while catching fish amid rain at Gouradwar East Para in Nakla upazila at about 3:30 pm.
The deceased was identified as Tola Mia, 45, of the village.
In Sunamganj, a fisherman was killed and two others were injured in lightning strike while catching fish in a waterbody in Tahirpur upaizla at about 9 am.
The deceased was identified as Mohammad Jayed Ali, 42, son of Abdur Rahman of Kaukandi village in the upazila.
In Sirajganj, a school boy was killed when a thunderbolt struck him near his house at Shahikola village in Ullapara upazila around 2 pm.
The deceased was identified as Shohagh, a class V student of local Panchacroshi Ali Ahmmed School and son of Awal Ahmed of the village.