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Karachi Rain: Lightening strike captured on camera

Karachi has witnessed the most extraordinary monsoon spell this year.

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Friday afternoon brought more of the torrential rain for the metropolis causing the much anticipated first ODI between Pak and Sri Lanka at the National Stadium to be called off.

Black clouds hovering over Karachi lashed heavy rain throughout the city causing the usual chaos. Many Karachi walas were quick to capture the rain images and uploading on social media.

While a person was lucky to capture lightning strike in his camera phone. The area where lightning bolt struck is somewhere at Boat Basin locality Karachi. Luckily, no damage was reported after this incident.

Here have a look at the rare moment caught on camera:

Karachi has witnessed the most extraordinary monsoon spell this year, reportedly getting around 130mm of rain during the past few weeks.

The rain today has claimed 2 lives so far in different rain-related incidents including several injuries being reported.

the authorSaman Siddiqui
Saman Siddiqui, A freelance journalist with a Master’s Degree in Mass Communication and MS in Peace and Conflict Studies. Associated with the media industry since 2006. Experience in various capacities including Program Host, Researcher, News Producer, Documentary Making, Voice Over, Content Writing Copy Editing, and Blogging, and currently associated with OyeYeah since 2018, working as an Editor.

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