LAHORE (Sarzameen News) – Director of Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) Mohammad Haneef on Friday has directed the locals to take precautionary measures as the spell of smog would last for few more days.
PMD official said that he has never seen such level of smog in the history of Pakistan.
The health experts have also advised the people to cover their face and eyes with masks and sun glasses to prevent hazardous effects of air pollution.
On the other hand, M2 motorway from Lahore to Sial More and Rawalpindi to Faisalabad was shut down due to zero visibility however, a decrease in the smog has also been witnessed in Lahore today.
Separately, Manga Mandi, Patikki, Okara and Sahiwal are also facing spell of fog. Motorway police have directed the people to avoid unnecessary travelling.
Punjab government has formed a 20-member committee to tackle smog.