An elderly man was killed in Banchukamari area of KhagdaBari Gram Panchayat of Pundibari police station. This incident has resulted in widespread mourning in the area. The name of the deceased is described as Ranjit Chakraborty.
On Thursday evening, Ranjit Chakraborty was sitting in the verandah of the house. Around the same time, a thunderous lightning struck him. After this he was taken to Cooch Behar MJN Hospital, where the doctors declared him dead.
It is known that today post mortem will be conducted.