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This Diwali, Light a Diya Instead of Bursting Crackers

A cracker casts a toxic cloud, a diya lights up the new moon night.

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India is one of the most polluted countries in the world, bursting crackers is clearly not helping our case.
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(This Kaafi Real was first published on 25 October 2019. It has been republished from The Quint’s archives on the occasion of Diwali.)

A cracker casts a toxic cloud, a diya lights up the new moon night. Happy Diwali, folks!

Happy Diwali to you too!
Happy Diwali to you too!
(Cartoon: Aroop Mishra/The Quint)

(Kaafi Real is a series of cartoons on The Quint. You can check out all our other Kaafi Real cartoons here.)

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