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Youth hit by lightning dies in Amreli district

A youth died after being hit by lightning in Dhari taluka of Amreli district in Gujarat which has been seeing rains with thunderstorms since afternoon today, police said.

india Updated: Jun 10, 2010 22:20 IST

A youth died after being hit by lightning in Dhari taluka of Amreli district in Gujarat which has been seeing rains with thunderstorms since afternoon today, police said.

The incident occurred when Devendra Hirpara (22), who had come to visit his aunt in Devda village was going towards the field, sources said.

According to police, Devendra died on the spot after being hit by lightning.

It has been raining in most parts of the district including taluka like Amreli, Dhari, Babra and Lathi.