Gurugram: Four people got injured after lightning struck a tree where they were taking shelter during a rainfall.
The incident was confirmed from a CCTV footage. Three people sustained heavy injuries and a horticulture staffer in Gurugram died after the tree they
were taking shelter under was struck by a lightning bolt.
According to the officials, the incident occurred at around 4:30pm at Signature villas in Sector 82.
The victims have been identified as Ramprasad, Shivdutt, and Lali, who hail from Uttar Pradesh and were gardeners at the society, and their supervisor Anil Kumar, a resident of Sohna. While Shivdutt and Lali are currently stable and are going through required treatment.
Ramprasad succumbed to his injuries.
As per the police, it was stated that
they were standing under a tree and as the lighting struck, all four of them fell on the ground and were rushed to the Medeor hospital while Ramprasad passed away during the treatment.