On Saturday afternoon, as the weather in Bharuch district turned rainy, 43 goats in a village were killed by a lightning strike.
The atmosphere suddenly became cloudy and unseasonal rains accompanied by strong winds hit the district.
In Sitpon village of Bharuch Taluka, 43 goats grazing under a neem tree died after lightning struck the tree.
A group of farmers had taken their livestock out to graze when a heavy rainstorm began around 4 p.m. This was the second time in a week that unseasonal rain had fallen in Bharuch.