Lightning strikes the Burj Khalifa in stunning video; photographer says ‘God’s plan’


Tribune Web Desk

Chandigarh, January 14

The uncommon rainstorm in Dubai have become a photographer’s dream come proper. On Friday evening, the famous traveler vacation spot obtained thunderstorms.

During the lashing rains and lightning strikes, a photographer recorded a video on the proper moment, while a bolt of lightning hit the tallest constructing withinside the world — the Burj Khalifa.

The photographer—Zohaib Anjum—has spent years seeking to get the suitable shot. He spent nights camped outdoor the Burj Khalifa while rains strike the desolate tract region.

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According to Yahoo news, his dream got here proper while he stuck a fork of lightning hanging the pinnacle of the 2,720-toes tall skyscraper.

“It changed into simply as aleven though God had deliberate this moment, the lightning hitting the enduring Burj Khalifa to kick-begin my 2020,” stated the thrilled photographer.

His notable video suggests lightning hanging the constructing and illuminating the sky above.

Mr Anjum changed into now no longer the most effective one fortunate sufficient to seize the uncommon phenomenon on camera. The Crown Prince of Dubai, Sheikh Hamdan, additionally shared an extraordinary view of lightning hanging the world’s tallest constructing.

According to Gulf News, the UAE is breaking the report for the maximum quantity of rainfall to hit the usa when you consider that 1996. More thunderstorms and rainfall are expected.