Keshav Bhattarai is a Professor of Geoscience at the University of Central Missouri, USA. He can be contacted at email@example.com. Hari KC is a PhD scholar, Central Department of Physics, Tribhuvan University, Nepal and can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Technology has eased human lives but not defeated geography. The case of repeated casualties from lightning and thunderstorm in the Siwalik/Churia range and fewer cases of such casualties in the mountainous region is an example of how despite the emergence of 21st century technology, it has not defeated geography.