RAWALPINDI: Four persons died on Monday when lightning hit them in Arifwala and Kahuta near Rawalpindi, ARY News reported.
A wet spell running through Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa provinces. Sporadic rainfall in Rawalpindi, Peshawar and other areas have turned weather pleasant providing relief to the people suffering from the heat of scorching summer.
The lightning claimed two lives in Arifwala in Punjab during heavy rainfall.
In another incident, two persons belonging to Kahuta while travelling on a motorbike, sought shelter under a tree due to heavy rain.
Unfortunately lightning struck them killing both of them on the spot.
The bodies were shifted to local hospital where relatives identified them.