NGT bans crackers in many States in India

Taking a tough stand in view of deteriorating air quality, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) today imposed a total ban on the sale or use of all kinds of firecrackers in the Delhi-NCR region from 9 November midnight of 30 November. It has decided to put similar restrictions in places where air quality falls in ‘poor’, ‘very poor’, ‘severe’ categories. Continue Reading