• 300-400 people killed by lighting per year in Bangladesh + COVID-19 forecast for India: Monsoon ...

    In 2015, the Bangladesh government declared lightning as a natural disaster. According to official statistics,  359 people died in lightning strikes in 2018 and 250 people were killed by lightning between February and September 2019. In May 2016, during one severe thunderstorm, 65 people were killed /https://edition.cnn.com/2016/05/16/asia/bangladesh-lightning-kills/index.html/. Similar accidents were ...