Hindustan Times, Ranchi | By Sanjoy Dey
PUBLISHED ON NOV 15, 2020 06:25 PM IST
The silence zone had recorded 37% increase in noise pollution against the limit during the two-hour window to burst crackers on Diwali.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Soumya Pillai
UPDATED ON OCT 10, 2018 08:21 AM IST
Senior traffic officials said that the new zones include roads around hospitals, educational institutions, residential neighbourhoods and libraries. A special drive has been started around these no-honking areas that involves not just fines but also an awareness campaign.