Lahore (Staff Report): Dense layer of fog covered plain areas of Punjab and upper Sindh in the morning hours on Friday, causing shut down of many sections of the motorway.

Pakistan Meteorological Department said that dense foggy condition will prevail over M-2 from Pindi Bhattian to Lahore and over M-3 from Pindi Bhattian to Faisalabad, while N-5 on Kharian to Gujranwala, Gujranwala to Lahore and Lahore to Okara highways will also be covered with fog.

The Motorway Police has advised the general public to avoid unnecessary travelling due to very low visibility in dense fog areas.