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

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