Lightning kills man in Skardu

SKARDU: A man died as lightning struck him from the sky, Aaj News reported.

For the last few days torrential rains have taken over northern Pakistan.

Though getting killed by lightning is rare such incidents have been reported world wide.

Earlier in 2014, two people died in Rawalpindi due to lightning. The two friends sought shelter under a tree when it began raining, and died when lightning struck.