Noise pollution

Delhi government directs local bodies to act against noise pollution

Aiming to effectively control and curb noise pollution in Delhi, the government proposed to empower officials of civic bodies to take action against violators, according to officials.

published on : 15th June 2022

Police to act tough on noise pollution at worship places

The Central legislation has made it clear that loudspeakers cannot be used in public places, without the government’s prior permission.

published on : 29th May 2022

Eminent citizens’ reminder awakens authorities to act against noise pollution in Chhattisgarh

The plea by the prominent citizens led the authorities issue an order to the field officials in Raipur to stringently comply and control the noise pollution.

published on : 24th May 2022

Silent Wheel 22 against noise pollution

As part of observing World Noise Awareness Day, a state-level cycle rally is being organised in the state on April 27.

published on : 26th April 2022

Check decibel levels at religious places: Karnataka top cop Praveen Sood

The state police chief has asked police heads of all districts to ensure religious institutions or any other places of worship strictly adhere to the directions of the Karnataka High Court.

published on : 7th April 2022

State bound to protect citizens from noise pollution: Kerala HC

However, the temple authorities continued playing music using sound amplifiers, beating drums, and conducting musical performances in violation of the law.

published on : 27th March 2022

Dhamtari SP galvanises police team against DJ loudspeakers, school examinees relieved

Noise pollution by DJs or loudspeakers hindering the studies of students preparing for examination will be curbed. There is also a directive by the high court, Dhamtari SP Prashant Thakur said.

published on : 22nd February 2022

Bengaluru's Cubbon Park might turn into a no-honking zone soon

On Monday, C4C, an organisation dedicated to helping citizens, gathered at Cubbon Park to spread awareness on noise pollution.

published on : 14th December 2021

Karnataka HC seeks report on noise pollution

The court ordered that a report on the action taken to curb noise pollution should be submitted on the next date of hearing.

published on : 17th November 2021

Deepavali increased noise pollution in Puducherry

The ambient air quality and noise pollution level increased in the Union Territory on Deepavali day, said the Puducherry Pollution Control Committee (PPCC) report.

published on : 15th November 2021

Horn not okay, please, say students, riders oblige

Dugar, who is the alumnus of the school, hopes that the campaign takes place at regular intervals. “Most educational institutions are unaware of the law.

published on : 11th November 2021

Ensure action against noise pollution: Madras HC

The Madras High Court has ordered the State government to take action against religious institutions that create noise pollution.

published on : 29th October 2021

Hyderabad Police Commissioner Anjani Kumar urges residents to control noise pollution

Hyderabad Traffic Police on Tuesday organised an awareness programme on noise pollution at the main gate of KBR Park.

published on : 20th October 2021

Cause noise pollution and face music: Eco minister Anand Singh

Minister for Tourism, Environment and Ecology Anand Singh on Monday said the State Government will take action against all those causing noise pollution, including mosques and temples. 

published on : 21st September 2021

Kochi: MG Road’s Seemati-Maharaja’s Metro Station stretch ‘sanitised’

KMRL managing director A P M Muhammad Haneesh declared the stretch of MG Road from Seemati to Maharaja's Metro Station as the first 'No Horn' area in Kerala.

published on : 27th April 2018