Kozhikode: A woman was killed by a lightning strike while she was standing in the backyard, in Kozhikode. The deceased Sheeba is the daughter of late Swami of Kizhakoth Ozhalakunnu, Karaparamba . The incident happened because of the thunder storm along with the heavy rain in the evening around 4 pm on Tuesday. She is survived by her husband Jayaprakash. Children: Suvarana and Abhinav
Mean while the Chief Minister has informed in a meeting of State Disaster Management Authority that the preparations for the rainy season should be intensified. The Meteorological Department already predicted that the Monsoon will start from June 4 in the state.