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Sound and Noise Pollution

USE OF LOUD SPEAKERS, AMPLIFIED MUSIC, BURSTING OF CRACKERS AND BEATING OF DRUMS ETC. IS PROBHIBITED BETWEEN 10.00 PM TO 6.00 AM

It is

It causes

  • Violation of Hon’ble Supreme Court Directions.
  • Punishable if use of loudspeaker is done without police permission between 6.00 AM to 10.00 PM.
  • Prohibited in Silence Zones.
  • Punishable under the Environment (Protection Act,

1986) and imprisonment could be up to 5 Years or a fine of Rs. One Lakh or both.
  • Offence under Delhi Police Act. DJ & other equipments liable to be seized.

·      Health hazard for the sick.
·      Distraction to students.
·      Stress for children/infirm.
·      Disturbance to those resting.
·      Discomfort for pets.
·      Disrespect to the community.