Lahore, 10 June: The citizens of Lahore can expect dusty rainy evening winds today (Thursday) evening and a maximum temperature of 44 degrees Celsius, according to the Meteorological department.
The Met office also said, however. That a system of rainy evening is likely to enter the city from tomorrow evening.
The sun has been boiling the city for more than three days now.
A day earlier, Lahore recorded a temperature of 44.1°C, but the real feel index put it at 43°C.
The wind speed in today evening could be 36km per hour. The Met Office said, adding that the rains may reduce the heat intensity.
Currently, the humidity in Lahore is 45%.
Read more: PIA offers 10% concession in airfare
Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) will offer a 10 percent concession in airfare to travelers aged 50 years and above as part of the govt’s campaign to speed up the vaccination campaign against the COVID-19 pandemic.
According to the PIA management, special discounted fares go into effect from today (June10).
The offer, however, can only be availed on domestic flights. The green-flag carrier introduced it to encourage people to get vaccinated against coronavirus.
The discounted fare will be offered to citizens who have a coronavirus vaccination certificate.
“The PIA actively seeks to boost the government’s vaccination campaign,” PIA CEO Arshad Malik said while commenting on the airline’s step to launch the special discount.
On Wednesday, the National Command and Operation Center (NCOC) decided to start a nationwide mass vaccination campaign under a three-pronged strategy. It enhances the country’s resolve against the deadliest disease.
The campaign will be based on voluntary vaccination by all citizens. While an awareness campaign for public and private sector employees will also be started.