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Photo of Cape Town man praying on highway goes viral

A man in Cape Town was so grateful for the much-needed rainfall that he pulled over on the highway to pray.


It was truly a sight to behold!

According to a witness, the man pulled over on the highway to pray after much-needed rain began to fall in the drought-stricken Mother City during peak-hour traffic on Tuesday.

The photo of the man has been shared over 10 000 times since being posted on Tuesday evening.

Cape Town is experiencing one of its worst droughts in decades.

READ ALSO: The Capital City pulls together to help the Mother City!

Dams are critically low. However, the dreaded Day Zero has been pushed back to June. 

It comes after the taps were initially expected to run dry in March.


Capetonians are delighted at the rainfall.

The lightning in Cape Town has Gauteng written all over it!

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