Secretary General of Urja Samiti, Sanjay Chugh, appealed to the people of Gurgaon to make this Diwali most memorable by making it green diwali. He said that it was not necessary to celebrate Diwali with crackers as love can be expressed with sweets and gifts as well. “Creating rangolis and lighting up lamps is the best way to enjoy this festival because the real joy comes in clean and pollution free environment,” Mr Chugh said.
Power is a bridge between the demand and increasing supply of power in Gurgaon. Therefore keeping in mind the rapid increase in demand of power in festive season this becomes responsibility of each and every citizen to contribute in energy saving, he added.
He also urged people to make less use of crackers to reduce and control pollution, which can bring many diseases. He said that with this pollution diseases like asthma, bronchitis and heart attacks are more frequent, as smoke from crackers lead to these problems.
“People should not to waste their money on these crackers and save environment of the city and also inspire others to do the same,” he added further.