Bahawalpur: The first zigzag brick kiln in the city has started its operations in Bahawalpur, according to a news source. This kiln has been installed near Uch Sharif, around 70 kilometres from the city.
The zigzag kiln was inaugurated in a ceremony attended by officials of the environment department and members of the kiln-owners’ association. The abovementioned kiln has been installed by Hazoor Baksh Jamra, who expressed his hopes for its profitability. He revealed that this kiln design has been acquired from Nepal. Speaking at the ceremony, assistant director environment Muhammad Idrees said that zigzag brick kilns can reduce smog and pollution in the area, and increase the profitability of the kilns. He lauded the kiln owners who are cooperating with the government’s decision to switch from conventional technology to zigzag brick kiln technology.