| GEO Pakistan|
| Security stepped up in Lahore|
| Updated at: 2215 PST, Thursday, October 22, 2009|
LAHORE: Check posts have been activated on all the routes leading to the entry and exit points of Lahore.
Long queues of vehicles were witnessed at these points because of checking and traffic jams were experienced.
Police pickets have been set up at various spots in the Provincial Capital of Punjab while vehicles are being searched on roads leading to Lahore in the wake of recent terrorist attacks in the country.
Policemen are checking vehicles before collecting toll tax, after which vehicles are allowed to enter into the city.
Commuters are facing hardship, as they have to wait in long queues before entering Lahore.