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Laser show to replace Fireworks in Harmandir Sahib

September 19th, 2008 |

Harmandir-Sahib In an effort to check pollution caused by Fireworks, SGPC plans to replace Fireworks with laser shows.

According to S. Avtar Singh Makkar, President, SGPC, "By now, aatishbazi has become an inalienable part of the Golden Temple’s festivities. Being a long-time observer of the damage pollution has done to the temple, I strongly advocate making positive changes in keeping with our tradition. So a light and sound show is the most plausible option. We will begin our feasibility study in a few days".

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