H C allows bursting of firecrackers for 3 hours on Guru Nanak Jayanti

by National | 02-11-2017 | 475 views

CHANDIGARH: The Punjab and Haryana High Court today allowed bursting of firecrackers for three hours—from: 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm on the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev, founder of Sikhism, on November .

A division bench comprising justice A K Mittal and Amit Rawal,which has been a petition bear on pollution caused by firecrackers, adjourned the matter for November 15.

Fire crackers cannot be burst before and after  November 4, the senior lawyer.however,he also stated that Temporary license holders eho were selected through a lot of draws on October 16 to sell firecrackers will continue to be valid till November 4.

On October 13, the high court had fixed three hours time for bursting firecrackers on Diwali this year.

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