New Delhi, November 9
NGT on Monday imposed a total ban on the sale or use of all kinds of firecrackers in NCR from midnight of November 9 to midnight of November 30.
The NGT ban on crackers will apply to all cities/towns in country where air quality during November falls under ‘poor’ and above category.
The NGT directs all states/UTs to initiate drives to contain air pollution from all sources in view of potential of aggravation of COVID-19. PTI alerts