A YouTuber’s reckless decision to ignite firecrackers on a railway track has sparked widespread criticism across the internet. The disturbing video circulating on social media captures the individual lighting a stack of black snake fireworks in pellet form on the tracks near Dantra Station in the Phulera-Ajmer section. The footage, now viral, drew the attention of both the North Western Railway and Jaipur’s Divisional Railway Manager (DRM).
YouTuber Faces Backlash for Dangerous Railway Track Firecracker Stunt Amid Nationwide Ban
In the video, the YouTuber can be heard proudly discussing the pollution caused by the crackers before igniting the snake pellets, resulting in thick black smoke billowing into the air.
The caption accompanying the post on social media reads, “YouTuber bursting crackers on railway tracks! Such acts may lead to serious accidents in the form of fire. Please take necessary action against such miscreants.”
Supreme Court of India has issued a nationwide ban on firecrackers
Coinciding with this incident, the Supreme Court of India has issued a nationwide ban on firecrackers, emphasizing that the directives against the use of barium and banned chemicals in firecrackers apply to all states, not just Delhi-NCR. The YouTuber’s dangerous stunt raises concerns about the potential for accidents and serves as a stark reminder of the need for responsible behavior, especially in light of the recent ban on firecrackers.