Two persons were killed and two others injured by lightning in Narail, C'nawabganj on Saturday.

The victims were identified as Kanika Biswas, 35, wife of Anil Biswas of Ratadanga village under Sadar upazila and Esamul Shaikh, 10, son of Salam Shaikh of Boyra village under Lohagora upazila.

The injured were Kamel Sikder, 12, and Zamela Khatun, 9, of Ratandanga village. They received first aid at local clinics.

Meanwhile, four persons including a house wife were killed by lightning in the district on Saturday afternoon.

The dead were identified as Aziz, 22, and Babu, 19, of Chowhodditola under sadar upazila, Mobarak, 35, of Pukuriachandi village of Fatepur union under Nachole upazila and Jyotsna, a house wife of Bohipara under Gomostapur upazila.

Sources said two brothers Aziz and Babu were injured by lightning while reaping paddy in the field at Chowhodditola. They died on way to Chapainawabganj sadar hospital.

Jyotsna died on the spot after she was hit by a thunderbolt while Mobarak was injured in the incident. Mobarak died on way to Gomostapur upazila health complex.