LAHORE – The Environment Department has issued an alert for Lahore.
Alert was issued after smog touched an alarming level in different areas of the city.
According to the Environment Department, smog’s PM10 level has touched 448 per meter, while PM2.5 level is 380 per meter.
Smog is causing several diseases after being inhaled by human beings.
Smog , enveloping the provincial metropolis for the past two days, has been thickening, reducing visibility and making breathing difficult for the residents. Air pollution caused by traffic, industries, crop burning and disposal of solid waste are major contributors to smog .