69 Arrested For Lighting Firecrackers


Kolkata: Kolkata Police said that it has arrested sixty nine people till now for using banned firecrackers and to use mike which has crossed the restriction ordered by Supreme Court of India.

The top court of India has issued prohibition of lighting firecrackers. The time has been set from 8pm to 10 pm which emissions green smoke otherwise it will be considered as offense. The limit of the sound is 125 decibel in most parts of the country but in Kolkata it is 60 decibel.

According to Lalbazar source, the number of the arrested is less than the previous year. 187 was arrested in 2017. This year it is 69 till 12 AM.

Police has received sixty four complaints till now. Apart from this, police directly arrested five which turns the figure on sixty nine.