Heavy fog disrupts traffic in Lahore, Karachi and Peshawar


Several parts of the country including Karachi, Lahore and Peshawar were taken over by heavy fog, in the early hours of Saturday.

Pakistan Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has announced to close Allama Iqbal International Airport till 9:00 AM due to heavy fog.

Due to zero visibility, the motorway police have closed the Lahore-Sheikhupura highway and Faisalabad-Pindi Bhattiya section of the motorway till the fog settles down.

Additionally, Peshawar-Rashki interchange has also been closed down due to fog.

Meanwhile, other places affected by zero visibility include DHA City, Super Highway and Shahrah-e-Faisal’s airport signal up till Malir halt in Karachi.