LAHORE: Chief Minister Punjab Usman Khan Buzdar has taken discover of the varied incidents that occurred as a consequence of kite flying in numerous cities of the province, ARY Information reported on Monday.
Looking for report from the police high-ups on this respect, he directed them to take stern motion in opposition to the violators of the ban.
“The ban slapped by the federal government ought to be ensured by the police,” he maintained.
He suggested to offer finest medical amenities to the individuals who’re injured within the kite flying incidents.
It might be recalled that final week, the Punjab authorities had apprised the Lahore Excessive Courtroom (LHC) that the provincial authorities had determined in opposition to to rejoice the basant pageant within the province.
The choice to not rejoice basant pageant was taken in a gathering chaired by Punjab’s Senior Minister Abdul Aleem Khan by calling it within the curiosity of the individuals of the province.
The minister stated 4 to 6 months are required to take preventive steps to make sure celebration of Basant in a peaceable method.
The pageant might be celebrated in future if the involved departments play their lively position.
Mr Aleem stated stern motion might be taken in opposition to these whoever might be present in utilizing the chemical string.
Basant pageant was banned throughout the province after throats of a number of motorcyclists and others have been minimize with kite flyers’ sharp glass and chemical coated strings.
In 2005, the Supreme Courtroom had additionally banned the pageant over deaths precipitated by way of sharp and glass coated strings. A number of petitions difficult the ban have been dismissed by the courtroom.