Low visibility amid dense fog leads to closure of motorways
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Low visibility due to dense fog led the authorities to close several sections of motorways on Wednesday, reported 24NewsHD TV channel.
According to the motorways police spokesperson, Motorway (M-2) was closed from Lahore to Sheikhupura due to heavy fog.
Lahore-Multan Motorway (M-3) was closed from Faizpur to Darkhana.
Motorway (M-4) was closed from Pindi Bhatian to Abdul Hakeem.
Multan-Sukkur Motorway (M-5) was completely closed.
“Motorways are closed for the safety of the public and to ensure safe travel,” the motorways police spokesperson said.
“The motorists should use front and rear fog lights. They should also avoid unnecessary travel,” he added.
“Avoid speeding and keep proper distance from other vehicles on the road,” he advised.
“The motorists should contact helpline 130 for information and assistance. They can also use Humsafar App of the motorways police,” he averred.
Reporter: Rana Faran Yamin