Firecrackers Allowed, But With Conditions
In what might not be a ‘cracker’ of a news to cracker enthusiasts, this Diwali, their time to have a blast is limited between 8 PM -10 PM.
Yes, the Supreme Court, while refusing a blanket ban on the sale and bursting of crackers, said that only 'green' firecrackers are legit in the country from now on.
But first things first...
Well, what we do know is that ‘larries’ or series firecrackers definitely don’t come under it, as the Supreme Court hasn’t allowed them in the country anymore.
But what about those who belong to this tribe?
Well, sorry to disappoint, because there’s no blanket ban on crackers per se. But maybe you could do this instead?
Meanwhile, for those who do want to burst crackers, be mindful of the time limit. Or else...
However, one question that needs answering is this:
On that note, a happy festive season.
(The Quint is now on WhatsApp. To receive handpicked stories on topics you care about, subscribe to our WhatsApp services. Just go to TheQuint.com/WhatsApp and hit the Subscribe button.)