Much of Punjab is surrounded by very dense fog since Thursday morning. As a result Motorway is closed at various sections.
Motorway police informed that Multan-Khanewal Motorway has been shut down due to the fog and also the Pindi Bhatian-Faisalabad-Gujara Motorway.
The M-2 Motorway from Lahore to Kot Momin and the section from Rakshi to Peshawar is also closed due to very intense fog.
Various areas in the province were also hit by the fog, such as Mangamandi, Pitoki, Raynala Khurd, Okara, Lahore, Sahiwal, Harappa, Chichawatni, Mian Channu, Khanewal and Multan.
Outskirts of Lahore such as Sheikhupura, Muridke, Kamonki, Lodhran, Bahwalpur and Gujranwala are also seriously affected by this fog. According to meteorological department it is expected that fog will be prevailed for another few days.
Motorway police has advised that motorists must avoid unnecessary travel and the if they want to travel, the fog lights must be carefully used.
The Pakistan Met Department has predicted that rainfall is expected towards the end of this week.