Lahore: Strict crackdown on brick kilns throughout Punjab to regulate smog, 1124 kilns sealed.
In line with Specific Information, the administration has began inspection of brick kilns established within the province to regulate environmental air pollution and smog. 233 kilns in Lahore and 12056 kilns in different districts have been inspected.
DG Zaheer Abbas Malik of Surroundings Safety Division says that notices have been issued to 1124 brick kilns and 2213 brick kilns for violating the principles.
In line with Zaheer Abbas Malik, notices have been issued to 2213 kilns, whereas greater than two dozen instances have been registered towards kiln house owners who repeatedly violate.
He mentioned that one other kiln has been demolished in Sheikhupura for not shifting to zigzag expertise.
In line with Zaheer Abbas Malik, until now EPA Punjab has fined a complete of 9.5 million rupees on 1124 kilns for violating the principles.