LHC directs to ensure ban on burning of crops stubble to control smog

August 23, 2020 Off By Web Desk

The Lahore High Court has directed all Deputy Commissioners in Punjab to ensure a ban on burning of crops stubble to control smog in the upcoming winter season.

According to a written order issued by Justice Shahid Karim, In case of any violation is committed within a district, the Deputy Commissioner concerned will bear the burden of the responsibility for that.

The court has also directed the agricultural secretary to convene a meeting and take measures for strict compliance with steps necessary to control smog.

Source: Radio Pakistan