DHARWAD: A woman was killed after lightning struck her at Mulamuttala village in Dharwd taluk on Thursday. The dead has been identified as Neelavva Basappa Bendigere (48). Tahsildar of Dharwad taluk Vinayak Joshi visited the spot. Deputy Commissioner of Dharwad M.S. Srikar has announced a compensation of Rs. 1 lakh to the family members of Neelavva.
— Staff Correspondent