ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday,
taking notice of prevailing smog in urban areas of the country and smog news
directed the concerned departments to take long-term steps to control
the environmental hazard (Smog News).
Moreover, the Prime Minister also directed the Transport Departments to ensure
reduction of vehicular emissions through strict inspection.
Furthermore, he also asked the provincial forestry departments to fast-track plantation
in urban areas under Green Pakistan Programme for carbon reduction.
The Prime Minister’s focal person will liaison with the concerned
departments for compliance.