Beltangady: Rain and lightning has caused damage in some places in the taluk on Friday.
The bhajan mandir in Marodi was hit by lightning in the afternoon. Fortunately, no one was present inside or outside the premises. A well near the model primary school caved in. A government residential school and resource centre have also reported damage.
A bus shelter near Badyar suffered heavy damage as a large tree fell over its RCC roof.