Konda Lakshmi (45) and her son Rajinikanth (21) were killed when lightning struck them while they were weeding out waste plants in their paddy field on the outskirts of Kurnapally village under Yedapally police station limits on Friday afternoon.

A 10-old-boy Konda Aswin, nephew of Lakshmi, sustained serious burn injuries and was admitted to Area Hospital, Bodhan. The bodies were shifted to the hospital for post-mortem examination, said the Sub-Inspector of Police, Mohammed Asif.