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Patna : Principal Secretary, Disaster Management Department (DMD), Vyashji on Wednesday said that 57 persons were killed in lightning and storm on Tuesday in different districts of Bihar. Twentyfour persons sustained burn injuries, according to an official report. Vyasji said that Rs 4 lakh each would be given to the families of the victims by the respective district administration . The injured persons too would be given proper compensation by the district administration concerned. He said 13 domestic animals were also killed due to lightning in the state.