Around 215 people — farmers, rural labourers and cattle graziers — have now died from strikes in the country's poorest state since late March, authorities said.
This is due to a surface air depression in the country extending from the east to the west, accompanied by an extension of an air depression in the upper layers of the atmosphere.
He captioned the image, “Dubai” with a raining cloud and lightning emojis.
Different rains with lightning and thunder lashed separate parts of the country on Tuesday due to being affected by a state of instability, as the high depression from the west deepened and drew closer, accompanied by an extended surface depression from the south.
CM Nitish Kumar on Sunday tweeted, "Six people died in Bhagalpur, three in Vaishali, two in Khagaria, one in Katihar, one in Saharsa, one in Madhepura, two in Banka and one in Munger due to thunderstorm and lightning.
According to the video, the guard could be seen walking in the rain under an umbrella in the parking lot of a factory with huge trucks in the vicinity.
The duo were struck while they were in a park in the state of Sohar before Iftar (breaking of fast).
There were nearly eight times as many heatwaves, 27 in all, and lightning strikes rose more than 111 times, killing 907 people, the Ministry of Earth Sciences said in a report to parliament. Thunderstorms increased more than five times to 240.
The horrific video shows a blinding white flash fill the screen, temporarily obscuring the car ahead, a black vehicle with items strapped to its roof and rear.