After more than a decade, Punjab government announces date for the Basant Festival
*Information Minister Fayazul Hasan Chohan has confirmed that basant will be celebrated in Lahore. However, celebrations should remain within the prescribed rules and regulations of kite flying for public safety.*
It will be celebrated in the second week of February, said Chohan while addressing the media on Tuesday.
There was a ban on kite flying during both tenures of Shehbaz Sharif as Punjab chief minister.