Srinagar,May 06 :
Two persons died when lightning struck a high-altitude meadow land in Mujpathri area of Budgam district on Saturday, officials said.
Lightning struck the Sochalpathri Mujpathri, the upper area of Doodhpathri in Budgam resulting in the death of two persons, they told News agency.
The deceased have been identified as Taja begum wife of Abdus samad chopan and Mohd Sultan Chopan son in law of Ghulam Mohd Chopan residents of Gurwaith kalan.
Meanwhile, a team of officials have rushed to the spot and further investigations have been taken up.