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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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.