MP: Woman dies in Sagar hospital, action taken after video of staff lighting fireworks outside labour room goes viral
What prompted the action was a media report about some staff members lighting fireworks in the corridor outside the ward and being careless about attending to the patient hours before her death.
The police have urged citizens not to use the prohibited variety of firecrackers and warned of action against violators.
It attributed the dip in the noise level to the use of 'green firecrackers' that have lower decibel levels as compared to the traditional ones.
The minister said that Delhi's air quality a day before Diwali this time was the best in five years.
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The SC had said it cannot infringe the right to life of other citizens under the guise of employment while considering a ban on firecrackers and its prime focus is the right to life of citizens.
While most sectors are bouncing back post the second wave, the situation is bleak for manufacturers, dealers and sellers of crackers.
After losing business last year, traditional cracker-makers in the district wish they will have good sales this time and race to beat deadline with Deepavali around the corner.
The actor advises in an advertisement advising people against bursting fire crackers.
The petitioner has alleged that the temporary licence for the ensuing Diwali festival is illegal and contrary to the provisions prescribed under The Explosives Act, 1884 and The Explosive Rules, 2008.
In a major fire at fire cracker factory in Warangal, almost all those killed were daily labourers, who shouldered the dreams and livelihood of their families.