KANNUR:A Central Reserve Police Force trainee jawan was struck dead by lightning and 15 others injured at the CRPF camp near here on Friday.
Police identified the deceased as Pankaj Kumar, who hailed from Uttar Pradesh.
The incident happened while the trainees were undergoing physical training at the Peringom camp.
The injured had been admitted to the Medical College hospital at Pariyaram in the district.
The condition of the injured was not serious,police said.