After restriction were imposed for Fireworks in festivals people who love festivals and fireworks have come up against the restriction and have started protesting inorder to bring back Fireworks in Festivals. Now Actor Tovino Thomas have come in supporting the use of Fireworks in Festivals.
The Highcourt ordered a ban on Fireworks as part of Festivals following the Puttingal Incident that resulted in the tragic death of More than 110 people. A special permission was obtained to conduct Fireworks as part of Thrissur Pooram last year. Tovino’s native place is Thrissur and the actor in his facebook post has said that he is very proud as he is a native of Thrissur where the world famous Thrissur Pooram is held every year.
The actor says that the main attraction of Thrissur Pooram is the elegance of the elephants and the fireworks, Tovino says that better than banning these Fireworks can be conducted in a well controlled and safe conditions and hence Preserve our culture. There was a strike in Thrissur district yesterday by Festival coordination committee regarding the same issue.