Smog in Punjab has prompted the Lahore High Court (LHC) to issue an order closing all schools in the province on Saturdays till the end of January.
The court ordered that notices of the closure of all educational institutions be distributed, as described.
The requests for smog cleanup were resolved in a written order given by Justice Shahid Karim.
The government of Punjab has issued a written rule allowing for two days of telecommuting every week. The notice’s reference to the gym being closed has been removed
This morning, the AQI measured 245 particulate metres of pollution in the air, placing Lahore at #3 on the list of the most polluted cities.