Jharkhand, June 20: A lightning on Wednesday struck different parts of Giridih district in Jharkhand, killing six people. Four people were injured due to lightning, reported news agency ANI.

In an earlier incident on June 12, around 10 people were killed and several others injured West Bengal due to lightning that struck the city. In West Bengal, four persons were killed in lightning strikes in Bankura district, three in Hooghly district, while one death each was reported from West Midnapore, Birbhum and North 24 Parganas districts, officials told PTI.