How to Combat Smog in Lahore? If you are in Lahore or any adjoining areas, please be sure to keep these things in mind: – Keep your windows closed. Be it your vehicle, office, home, etc. please ensure that the smog is not getting inside an enclosed room or space. Its a great idea to stay indoors until the smog dissipates. – For those who need to travel from point A to B in this situation, here’s how they can minimize their exposure to smog – car owners and bikers should avoid congested areas where traffic jams happen i.e. road junctions. Car windows should be kept closed at all times. Bikers can take a route which has the least traffic obstructions. – For people with asthma and/or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, have your inhaler with you at all times. Keep your doctor on speed dial if your condition has the potential to worsen. – Are you a fitness-conscious person? Well then you will have to avoid doing strenuous physical activity that results in increasing breathing patterns. Having smog means the ground levels contain more ozone than usual. An appeal to all Lahorites who are plying their vehicles on the road. They should not keep their engines running and be considerate of the environment and other people. And last but not the least, as your civic duty as a citizen of Pakistan, please file a complaint with the Environmental Protection Agency here. It must be mentioned here that Pakistan Meteorological Department has said that Smog will persist for another five days at least.