Basant Festival, which is also known as Jashn-e-Baharaan in Lahore the city of province Punjab in Pakistan, is celebrated by flying kites in the sky.
The beautiful kites spreads the colors on the vast sky as well it gives the colors of happiness on the faces of people. Basically the Basant festival is celebrated to welcome the spring season. The people of Lahore celebrate this festival in a huge way. The Basant festival plays a very important role in the economy of Lahore. It is the biggest kite flying festival in the world. People come from all over the world to celebrate this festival, which makes Pakistan more popular in the world.
Ban On Basant In Lahore In 2011
The concise wish of people for lifting the ban on kite flying on Basant festival shattered when the Government of Punjab officially declared that the ban on kite flying on Basant festival will continues. This statement is given on Sunday. The Chief Minister of Punjab Shahbaz Shareef says that the ban continues for the safety of the precious life of the citizens.