Crack a whip on illegal firecrackers- Mumbai HC
- Shekhar Salve
Mumbai- Mumbai High Court has asked to set up a committee in every ward to put a stop on selling of illegal firecrackers. This decision is been taken to avoid mishaps. Chandrakant Lasure had filed a petition to HC regarding the same. Court has also asked municipal corporations of all states to take action against illegal firecrackers shops. And if police does not help, then they should go to court. Court also mentioned that bursting fire crackers leads to air and noise pollution and should be avoid. Those who set up illegal shops in the residential areas should not only be banned but should be punished added Mumbai High Court. At the same time, Mumbai High Court has praised the state government and BMC's awareness program,which has led to the decrease in bursting fire crackers.