Motorway M2, M3 several other sections closed amid dense fog

10:44 AM | 13 Feb, 2024
Motorway M2, M3 several other sections closed amid dense fog

LAHORE – Low visibility caused by thick fog continues to disrupt road travel and commuters are facing problems in intra-city travel with several sections of motorway remain closed in early hours.

Traffic on roads in several cities moved at a snail’s pace amid heavy fog. In the wake of intense cold waves and fog in the twin cities, traffic on several Motorway sections was reduced at night. 

According to the motorway spokesman, Motorways M-2, M-3, and M-4 remain unavailable for traffic.

Motorway Fog Update

NHMP closed motorways for the safety of the motorists as fog affected visibility in the plains of Punjab and KP. As a precautionary measure to ensure safety, the entry of kinds of traffic was restricted.

Met Office issued fog advisory for the region, and the fog is expected to persist for the next few hours. Commuters are told to exercise caution and to avoid unnecessary travel.

For more information, please contact the National Highway and Motorway Authority at 130 helpline.

Daily Pakistan Global Web Desk


Pakistani rupee exchange rate to US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, and Riyal - 27 Feb 2024

Pakistani currency remains largely stable against US dollar in the open market on February 27, 2024 (Tuesday).

US Dollar rate in Pakistan

In the open market, the US dollar was being quoted at 279.4 for buying and 282.3 for selling.

Euro currently stands at 303 for buying and 306 for selling while British Pound rate stands at 351.5 for buying, and 355 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED hovers at 76 whereas the Saudi Riyal saw slight increase, with new rates at 76.7.

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 27 Feb 2024

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 279.4 282.3
Euro EUR 303 306
UK Pound Sterling GBP 351.5 355
U.A.E Dirham AED 76 76.7
Saudi Riyal SAR 74.2 75
Australian Dollar AUD 181 183
Bahrain Dinar BHD 742.91 750.91
Canadian Dollar CAD 207 209
China Yuan CNY 38.82 39.22
Danish Krone DKK 40.56 40.96
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.7 36.05
Indian Rupee INR 3.37 3.48
Japanese Yen JPY 2.10 2.18
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 905.46 914.46
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.49 59.09
New Zealand Dollar NZD 173.05 175.05
Norwegians Krone NOK 26.36
Omani Riyal OMR 725.54 733.54
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.74 77.44
Singapore Dollar SGD 207 209
Swedish Korona SEK 27.04 27.34
Swiss Franc CHF 317 319.5
Thai Bhat THB 7.76 7.91


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