Lahore has been ranked in top 5th most polluted cities. Lahore stood third in having the worst air quality.
The top polluted cities include Dhaka and Bishkek. After them Lahore has the third worst air quality.
PM (particulate matter) rating of Lahore has been recorded 183 claiming it having unhealthy air quality.
The healthy air quality should be under 50 according to the US Environment Protection Agency.
The PDMA has decided to closed 1,718 brick kilns , 2658 industries and 11782 vehicles to reduce the level of smog.