Lightning strikes in Rajouri, kills 107 goats, sheep of nomads


Srinagar, Nov 2: At least 107 goats and sheep were killed on Friday as lightning struck in Alal Mangota village of Thana Mandi Thesil in Rajouri district.
Deputy Commissioner (DC) Rajouri, Aijaz Asad while talking to a news agency said that 107 livestock of nomad families were killed due to lightning when they were on their way to Kala Kot village on Thursday evening.
He said the three teams were deputed today to the area to assess the losses following which the compensation will be given to the nomads who suffered a loss due to lightning. (KNS)