News Desk, Amar Ujala, Chandigarh
Published by: Niveda Verma
Updated to Wednesday, 27 October 2021 08:39 AM IST
In the past, crackers were also banned in Chandigarh on Diwali. However, the Chandigarh Crackers Dealers Association wrote a letter to the Chandigarh administration objecting to this.
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According to the guidelines issued by the government regarding firecrackers, green firecrackers are allowed to be lit on Diwali and Gurupurab days from 8 pm to 10 pm. No firecrackers were allowed in Mandi Govindgarh and Jalandhar in the state, the government said. Earlier, crackers were banned in Chandigarh, Delhi and Haryana.