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Fog hampers traffic on Punjab motorways

LAHORE: A thick cover of fog blanketed various cities of Punjab on Thursday, disrupting traffic on motorways and highways. According to a spokesperson for the Motorway police, the motorway sections, M-2, from Lahore to Sheikhupura, M-3 from Pindi Bhatian to Faisalabad, M-4 from Faisalabad to Gojra and M-4 Extension from Khanewal to Multan have been closed for traffic due to thick fog. He said visibility has reduced to 20-30 meters owing to fog in the plains of Punjab and Sindh. The Motorway police have advised…

Fog continues to rule at Punjab motorways, restricts visibility

LAHORE: Intense foggy conditions engulfed the plains of Punjab on Wednesday restricting visibility limit in province, ARY News reported. The motorway sections at Patoki, Habib Abad, Akhtar Abad, Renala and Okara have been blanketed by fog restricting the visibility range, a spokesman of the Motorway Police said in statement. The visibility range at Sahiwal, Mian Channu, Cheechawatani, Khanewal motorway has been lowered due to misty conditions, motorway police spokesman Syed Imran Ahmed said. Multan-Khanewal motorway…

Fog blankets plains of Punjab, disrupts traffic on motorway

LAHORE: Dense fog engulfed different cities of Punjab for third day in a row, affecting traffic on motorway and national highways, ARY News reported on Sunday. According to spokesperson for Motorway Police, citizens have been advised to use fog lights on the roads and avoid unnecessary travel in the current conditions. He said various sections of the motorway have been closed owing to poor visibility caused by thick fog that blanketed various cities of Punjab, including Chichawatni, Mian Chunnu, Lodhran, Khanewal,…

Three dead in traffic mishap as fog engulfs plains of Punjab

LAHORE: Dense fog descended on the plains of Punjab on Friday, disrupting traffic on motorways and national highways, ARY News reported. A spokesperson for Motorway Police said various sections of the motorway have been closed owing to poor visibility caused by thick fog that blanketed various cities of Punjab, including Chichawatni, Mian Chunnu, Lodhran, Khanewal, Bahawalpur, and Ahmadpur Sharqia. He said the motorway sections in the affected areas have been closed for traffic, adding that motorists have been advised…

Fog engulfs different Punjab cities, causes traffic mishaps

LAHORE: A number of cities in Punjab were engulfed by heavy fog, thus limiting visibility limits and affecting traffic flow, ARY News reported on Thursday. Traffic police closed several sections of the motorway track to prevent collision of vehicles in the wake of smog. They also advised motorists to use fog lights and avoid unnecessary travel during the current conditions. At least three people lost their lives and 30 injured in fog-related incidents in cities including Muridke, Toba Tek Singh, and Khairpur. A police…

Thick fog engulfs plains of Punjab, Sindh, KP

LAHORE: Various sections of the Motorways were closed for traffic in Punjab and Peshawar division due to poor visibility caused by the dense fog on Saturday.  According to a spokesman of the Motorway Police, the Motorway M-1 from Peshawar to Rashakai, M-3 from Pindi Bhatian to Faisalabad and M-4 from Faisalabad to Gojra have been closed. People have been asked to avoid unnecessary traveling while the drivers have been directed to use fog lights during foggy conditions. The Spokesman also advised drivers to use…

Fog engulfs Punjab, Peshawar motorways, results poor visibility

LAHORE: Dense fog engulfed the plains of Punjab and Peshawar division in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, on Friday morning affected traffic on highways, ARY News reported. The traffic on National Highway at Okara, Sahiwal, Patoki, Habibabad and Renala affected due to intense foggy conditions, while the visibility range at Ferozwala, Kala Shah Kaku, Muridke and Shekhupura lowered to 50 meters. A spokesman of the Motorway Police said that Multan-Khanewal section of the motorway has been closed for traffic due to hazy conditions.…

4 dead, 25 injured in pile-up in Okara

OKARA: At least four people were killed while 25 others sustained wounds in a pile-up involving five vehicles in Okara on Friday, ARY News reported. According to rescue sources, the deceased and injured were shifted to a nearby hospital for medical attention. The pile-up occurred owing to poor visibility caused by thick fog, a rescue official said. Various sections of Motorways have been closed due to dense fog. According to a spokesman for the Motorway Police, M-1 from Peshawar to Rashakai, M-2 from Lahore to Kot…

Dense fog engulfs parts of Punjab, KP

LAHORE: Various roads were closed on Tuesday due to poor visibility caused by the dense fog that engulfed parts of Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Motorway police spokesperson relayed that the national highway section between Bahawalpur and Tarinda Muhammad was closed for traffic due to 0-50 meter visibility. The travel advisory issued by the police requested drivers to use fog lights while travelling on highways and motorways. Traffic was suspended on the national highway near Kashmore district in Sindh as well.…

Fog engulfs Punjab plains, restricts visibility range

LAHORE: Intense foggy conditions engulfed the plains of Punjab on Sunday morning made travel on highways difficult, ARY News reported. The motorway section of Basti-Malook, Lodhran to Bahawalpur has been blanketed by fog restricting the visibility range, a spokesman of the Motorway Police said in statement. Multan-Khanewal motorway has been closed for traffic, the motorway police said. The commuters have been advised to use fog lights during the fog and contact at helpline 130 for any query about fog on motorways and…