Action taken by Chandigarh Police against bursting of Fire Crackers in the impermissible time limit
Action by Chandigarh Police against bursting of Fire Crackers in the impermissible time limit and cases registered against them for disobeying orders of Deputy Commissioner, UT, Chandigarh
As per direction of Hon’ble Court, bursting of firecrackers was only permissible between 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM on 07.11.2018. To follow these directions of Hon’ble Court the sufficient force was deployed to maintain law and order in the city by Chandigarh Police. The orders of Deputy Commissioner UT Chandigarh U/S 144 Cr.P.C. regarding bursting/selling of firecrackers between 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM on 07.11.2018 was followed as per directions and legal action were taken against the violators. Total 38 cases U/S 188 IPC were registered between 05.11.2018 to 08.11.2018 against the persons who were selling firecrackers without a permit and also against persons who were bursting firecrackers beyond the permissible time limit. The detail of cases U/S 188 IPC is as under:-
- Total 38 cases registered U/S 188 IPC from 05.11.2018 to 08.11.2018.
- Total 33 cases were registered U/S 188 IPC in which total 34 persons were arrested who were bursting firecrackers beyond the permissible time limit till 08.11.2018.
iii. Besides this, 05 cases were registered U/S 188 IPC on 05.11.2018, 06.11.2018 & 07.11.2018 in which total 05 persons were arrested who were selling firecrackers without permit or license.
No untoward incident was reported during this festival season and the situation remained peaceful in the city.