Ban on basement digging in monsoon season

The City District Government Lahore (CDGL) on Tuesday imposed a ban, with immediate effect, on digging basements in the entire district.
Lahore District Coordination Officer (DCO) Naseem Sadiq imposed section 144 on digging basements in the entire district due to the ongoing monsoon season as this activity could damage nearly buildings.
The section 144 would remain operative till August 15 2013, Sadiq said.Source: http://www.homespakistan.com/index.php?page=news_details&news_id=1793