LAHORE, Dec 7,2022 – Due to smog in Lahore, school holidays were announced for three days a week.
The holidays will be applied to all public and private schools of district Lahore.
On the orders of the Lahore High Court, a notification of three days of holidays in a week was issued.
Environmental emergency has been imposed in Lahore and other cities due to heavy smog and continuously being ranked among the most polluted cities in the world.
Masks have been made mandatory in all schools in Lahore from today.
Chief Minister Punjab Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi announced the implementation of environmental emergency to reduce smog in Lahore and other cities yesterday.
The Chief Minister of Punjab has declared smog as a disaster in his statement and has banned the burning of crop residue across Punjab.
It should be remembered that among the most polluted cities of the world, Lahore is consistently on the first place, due to which colds, colds, chest infections, fevers and respiratory diseases spread rapidly among children and adults.