Chandigarh, 09 May : As per ECI instructions office of Chief Electoral Officer Punjab monitoring noise pollution and issued 42 notices for noise pollution in state after enforcement of model code of conduct.
Disclosing this here today, CEO Dr. S. Karuna Raju said that to compliance of norms of Noise Pollution (Regulation and Control) Rules, 2000 during ensuing period of Model code of Conduct, A nodal Officer had been appointed for this purpose. As per reports received from the State, concerned Deputy Commissioners instructed to issue 42 notices for noise pollution. These notices has been issued for not stuck to limit of sound decibels and using public address system after prescribed time limit.
He further said that in Pathankot district 3 notices has been issued, similarly in Gurdaspur 1, Kapurthala 1, Jalandhar 4, Hoshiarpur 2, SBS Nagar 1, Rupnagar 1, SAS Nagar 1, Fatehgarh Sahib 3, Ludhiana 4, Moga 4, Faridkot 3, Bathinda 5, Mansa 2, Sangrur 2, Barnala 2 and in Patiala 2 notices has been issued.