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Complaint from PETA India prompts Delhi police to seize banned manja from city shops

Various markets across the national capital are openly selling kite-flying strings that can injure and kill humans and animals.

03 Aug 2018 11:01 AM

Shopkeepers held for selling manja despite ban by NGT

According to BSPCA, this Makar Sankrant festival on January 14 saw several birds getting injured by manja.

18 Jan 2017 5:34 AM

NGT imposes interim nationwide ban on manja

NGT said manja, a string coated with glass and metal powder and used for flying kites, poses a threat to the environment.

14 Dec 2016 2:53 PM