Lightning strike
A herd of 42 sheep was killed due to lightning at Kedaripuram village under Kambirinougam Panchayat in Kanchili Mandal on Sunday.

According to reports, while three shepherds grazing the sheep in fields, it started raining suddenly with heavy gales and thunderbolts.

When lightning struck them, they died. On information, villagers rushed to spot and informed the police and revenue officials.