LAHORE: (APS) December 24, 2016– Punjab is totally in the control of fog as visibility in various areas is near zero. Motorway has been closed from Kala Shah Kaku to Faisalabad and also to Pindi Bhattian while the flight operations have been suspended, reported APS News.
Right after the sunset, fog covered the atmosphere in the provincial capital as well. With chilly weather outside and visibility almost zero, the citizens are forced to stay at homes.
The flight operations at Lahore airport have also been suspended. At Benazir Bhutto Airport, some of the flights have been cancelled while others have been delayed. Karachi-Lahore flight has also been suspended at the eleventh hour and the passengers were told to disembark the plane. Their money was also returned to them.
The visibility remained zero in Patoki, Okara, Sahiwal, Multan, Khanewal, Bahwalpur and Rahim Yar Khan.
Motorway remained close from Kala Shah Kaku to Sheikhupura, Pindi Bhattian to Faisalabad and Gojra. National Highway also saw extreme level of fog, affecting the traffic badly. Met office says fog will continue to reign over the plains of Punjab for another three days.