Just green crackers for Deepavali, states Tamil Nadu govt

The federal government likewise advised the people to avoid bursting of signed up with (serial) fire crackers “which produce big sound pollution.”

PTI

November 01, 2021 / 07:34 PM IST

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Image source: Reuters The Tamil Nadu federal government on Monday made it clear just green crackers will be permitted to be burst on Deepavali on November 4 in the State and revealed time slots of 2 hours to light firecrackers in line with the Supreme Court directive.The government

also advised the citizens to avoid bursting of signed up with (serial) fire crackers “which produce big sound contamination.”

“Just green crackers shall be utilized between 6 AM and 7 AM and from 7 PM to 8 PM on Deepavali,” a press release from the Environment, Environment Modification and Forest Department here said.Recalling the 2018 peak court directing that fire crackers can be manufactured just by utilizing raw products that will reduce emission levels, the release said the same has actually been reiterated in the court’s October 29 order including prohibiting making use of barium salts in firecrackers and production and selling of joined firecrackers.The Tamil Nadu Contamination Control Board(TNPCB )will do something about it to produce awareness amongst the general public through schools, colleges, eco clubs and National Green Corps on the need to celebrate a safe and pollution-free Deepavali.The do n’ts include preventing bursting of fire crackers in silent zones like healthcare facilities, schools, courts and spiritual places.”Individuals are advised to celebrate the celebration properly so that their action does not lead to ecological pollution.

“”The federal government of Tamil Nadu is making a sincere attract people to celebrate the celebration of lights in harmony with nature,”

it said and wanted everyone a really Happy Green Deepavali.