Smog causes closure of motorway across various locations
FAISALABAD: The motorway was closed across various points due to the dense fog. However, motorway authorities claimed that the fog was less intense as compared to a couple of days ago.
According to details, the motorway was closed from Lahore to Sialkot, Motorway M3 Pindi Bhattian to Faisalabad and Motorway M4 from Faisalabad to Sial Mor, Gojra-Shorkot section.
Motorway police stated that the closure of the road was due to the dense fog and lack of visibility on the roads. The fog is also reportedly very dense from Lahore to Khanewal and the visibility has been estimated at 50-150 meter.
Motorway police have issued cautionary advice and instructions to drivers, urging them to drive slow and avoid unnecessary travel. Use of fog lights has also been recommended.