3 members of a family were killed while 2 persons were injured being struck by lightning in a village of Athmuqam in Neelum valley.
The Incharge of Disaster Management Authority Akhtar Ayub while confirming the incident said the victims have been identified as Kullo, Naeem and Noreen Akhtar. The injured include Siraj Din and Robina.
Akhtar Ayub said the lightning strike incident took place early in the morning at 3 am. Rescue teams rushed to the scene and shifted the injured to DGQ hospital Athmuqam.