LAHORE: A thick blanket of smog has continued to engulf Punjab as flight and train operations remained suspended on Thursday morning.
The routine activities of the public suffered a setback as fog engulfed the province. The traffic flow also got affected and created problems for the people as they failed to reach their destination on time.
A similar situation was witnessed at Motorway that was closed to traffic from Gojra to Faisalabad. Traffic also moved with a slow speed on National Highway.On the other hand, as many as 22 people sustained severe wounds in different smog-related mishaps.
According to Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD), mainly dry weather is expected in most parts of the country. Dense foggy/smoggy conditions are expected in Punjab andD.I.khan, Peshawar and Sukkur divisions during the night and morning hours.