Dense fog troubles commuters in south Punjab, Sindh


ISLAMABAD: Poor visibility was a problem for commuters in various areas of south Punjab and upper Sindh due to dense fog, early Friday morning.

The visibility was quite low on National Highway, on the road from Khanewal to Bahawalpur and Rohri Toll Plaza to Tando Masti Khan.

According to a Motorway spokesperson, visibility was 70-80 metres at M1 Swabi, 50 meters at M4 Multan-Khanewal section and Bahawalpur bypass.

The spokesperson further informed that visibility had reduced to 30 meters at Rahimyar Khan.

The motorway authorities have requested commuters to avoid driving during the spell of heavy fog and to ensure using fog lights while travelling on the roads.

Meanwhile, Astore District of Gilgit Baltistan has received a fair amount of snowfall in the past few days.