Festive season of Diwali, Chhat Puja and Guru Parv is round the corner. Eco Club requests all fransalians to be vigilant and participate actively in curbing the use of Fire Crackers- prevalent in our country.
As all are aware Crackers release toxic Pollutants like Sulphur dioxide, Carbon Monoxide and many others harmful gases which pollute the air and cause serious ailments like asthma, bronchitis, hypertension and cardiovascular problems. The air and noise pollution caused by the fire –crackers also affect the lives of animals, birds and other living beings on the earth. The ailing and the old persons are all the more prone to catch different allergies and diseases caused by pollution. During the prevailing Covid19 pandemic, ensuring better ambient Air Quality is essential since respiratory ailment is one of the major symptoms in COVID patients and bursting fire crackers can deteriorate Ambient air Quality. Let’s save our planet earth and promise to celebrate an Eco-friendly Diwali.
All are requested to please circulate the pamphlets (attached herewith) among your near and dear ones- to increase awareness regarding noise pollution and dust pollution. Helpline number 155271 and exclusive website- ngms.delhi.gov.in started by Delhi Police- is available for lodging complaints.
We request all to cooperate and celebrate an Eco-Friendly Diwali