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Firework sellers fume over fesitval 'eco-cracker' ban

AFP West Bengal, India Nov 06, 2018, 12.05 PM (IST)

Demand for fireworks in India rises in the run-up to Diwali -- the Hindu festival of light that will be celebrated on Wednesday. But because of their contribution to noise and air pollution, India's Supreme Court has put sweeping restrictions in place - leaving firework producers worried.