Friday, 20 January 2023 | PNS | HARIDWAR
The district administration of Haridwar has imposed a fine of Rs 5000 on seven mosques for exceeding sound limit and noise pollution in Pathri area of the district. The SDM Haridwar Puran Singh Rana said that as per the orders of the Uttarakhand High Court (HC), a limit on the sound level has been fixed for the loudspeakers. “We had some complaints from the area. On the basis of these complaints, the Police Administration and the Regional Pollution Control Board were asked to give a report. On the basis of the report, a fine of 5000 iposed on seven mosques,’’ he said.