The court has postponed the hearing on this matter and on October 22, the court will hear the matter.
Crackers Ban In Delhi: The Delhi High Court is now going to hear the matter of use, sale and storage of firecrackers in Delhi on 22nd October. In fact, the use, storage and sale of firecrackers has been banned by the Delhi government till next year. In this regard, a public interest litigation was filed. At present, the court has postponed the hearing on this matter and on October 22, the court will hear the matter. In fact, the Supreme Court is already hearing this matter, due to which the Delhi High Court adjourned the matter.Also Read – All religious places opened in Delhi, it is mandatory to follow these rules in the festive season
Let us tell you that the festival of Deepawali falls in the winter season. At the same time, stubble is burnt in the states around Delhi. Due to this, cases of smog are seen in Delhi and the air quality becomes worse. In such a situation, for the last few years, firecrackers are being banned continuously and it is being advised to burst green crackers. Also Read – On the CBI report regarding firecrackers, the Supreme Court said- ‘Cannot let people die’
what is the matter
The Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC) has ordered a ban on the sale and bursting of firecrackers in the national capital till January 1, 2022. According to the order, several experts have indicated that the cases of Kovid-19 are expected to rise and people will gather in large numbers to celebrate on a large scale by bursting firecrackers. This will not only violate the rules of social distancing, but the high level of air pollution will cause serious health issues in Delhi. The order said that in view of the significant link between air pollution and respiratory infection, bursting of crackers is not conducive to the health of the people due to the current pandemic crisis. Also Read – Permission to organize Ramlila in Delhi, entry will not be available without vaccination
Arvind Kejriwal has also announced
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal had banned the sale, use and storage of firecrackers by tweeting on the day itself. Kejriwal had said in his tweet that in view of the increasing case of pollution in Delhi, like last year, a complete ban is being imposed on the storage, sale and use of firecrackers, so that people can be saved.