MULTAN: Flights at Multan international airport have been delayed following the thick fog that hampered flight operations.
According to details, Multan has been covered by dense fog with temperature of 8 degree centigrade. Minimum visibility statistics show that dense fog blanket has dropped visibility to 100 meters.
Multan Flight operations turned the flights towards Karachi and Lahore airports.
Saudi Airline’s flight coming from Jeddah was moved to Karachi airport. Another flight coming from Saudi Arabia was destined to Lahore. Qatar Airline’s flight coming from Doha has been delayed for more than three hours.
According to civil aviation sources, the flight operations will be resumed as per schedule soon, after extreme foggy condition will lower down.
On the other hand, motorways of Khanewal, Multan and Sukkur has been blocked due to dense fog.