The municipal corporation will start selling prepaid coupons for those who want to set up fireworks' stalls for Diwali, from October 14 to 20.
These coupons will be issued at the stalls in the MC office in Sector 17 from 11 am to 6 pm, on a first-come-first-served basis. For Manimajra and Mauli Jagran, it will be issued at the stall in the Manimajra sub-office.
However, stalls cannot be set up in Circus Ground in Sector 17, Nehru Park in Sector 22, Exhibition Ground in Sector 34, Polyclinic and the area around Kiran Cinema in Sector 22 here.
The coupon will also carry the terms and conditions. Notice boards will also list them.
Those found setting up stalls without the coupon will be charged double the rate applicable.
As a security measure, coupons will be issued only on submission of attested photocopies of a photo ID such as voter card or Aadhaar Card.