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Peren, Wokha DCs ban fire crackers

Nagaland News

Dimapur, November 12: Deputy Commissioners of Peren and Wokha have banned the sale and use of fire crackers in their districts from November 10 to January 31 next year.
In separate orders, both the Deputy Commissioners stated that Diwali and others festivals are approaching during which the people usually burn crackers, and bursting of fire crackers releases harmful chemicals which have severe impact on the respiratory health of vulnerable groups and such pollutants further may approve hazardous for recovered as well as active covid-19 patient.
Any person found violating this order would be punished under relevant provision of the Disaster Management Act 2005 and other relevant laws.
(Page News Service)