Stop Burning of Dry Fallen Leaves
- It emits toxic and harmful fumes which includes poisonous Carbon monoxide.
- It increases suspended particular matter (SPM) in the air and pollutes our atmosphere.
- It produces Carbon dioxide which creates Green House Effect and disturbs the natural climate of the planet.
- It creates insanitary conditions and the violator can be fined by Municipal Health Officer.
- It causes cough, eye irritation and respiratory disorders.
Municipal Corporation, Chandigarh has banned burning of leaves in Chandigarh. The composting of leaves in encouraged by Municipal Corporation, Chandigarh and Chandigarh Administration.
Department of Enviornment
Complaints of the burning leaves at any place in chandigarh may be lodged at above number.