Lahore Commissioner took quite an important and decisive action on Tuesday by implementing Section 144. It is extended across Lahore, Sheikhupura, Nankana Sahib, and Kasur. The primary purpose behind this step is to curb the smog in current and upcoming months.
This crucial step will empower authorities to take stringent action against all violating the laws. The Commissioner has further announced anyone found doing any violation will face serious consequences.
Implementing these strict measures aims to curb all those practices contributing to pollution. Under the new law, no one can keep smart construction materials outside the building for ongoing projects. Moreover, in Lahore, it has also made sure to use trolleys with proper coverings.
Moreover, the burning of municipal waste, plastic bags, leather products, and rubber has also been banned under the new law. The authorities have clarified that they will take all necessary measures to curtail the smog in Lahore and nearby cities.
The relevant authorities have also confirmed that there would be serious legal consequences against all those found in any crop-burning activity. Furthermore, all those involved in smart construction activities are warned to avoid any pollution contributing works.