Government of the Punjab, Disaster Management Department/PDMA has issued the official Notification letter on 25th February, 2020 in connection with weather alert for rain, wind, thunderstorm predicted in the country from Thursday to Saturday.
National Disaster Management Authority, Islamabad vide letter F.2(E)/2019-NDMA(MW/Alert), dated 25-02-2020 has Intimated that Pakistan Meteorological Department informed that westerly weather system is likely to enter upper parts of the country on Thursday evening and likely to persist till Saturday, under the Influence of this weather system:-
- Wind-thunderstorm with rain (few hailstorm) is expected In Rawalpindi, Jhelum, Chakwal, Attock, Sargodha, Mianwali, Khushab, Faisalabad, Toba Tek Singh, Jhang, Sahiwal, Lahore, Sheikhupura, Gujranwala, Hafizabad, Mandi-Bahuddin, Gujrat. Sialkot during Friday and Saturday.
- Rain with dust raising winds/dust storm may also likely in D.G Khan, Multan, Bahawalpur and Bahawalnagar on Friday.
It is requested that all concerned may be informed to take necessary pre-cautionary measures in vulnerable areas during the forecasted period to avoid any loss of life I damage to public as well as private property under intimation to PDMA, Punjab.