Animals across the city suffered the most while Diwali celebrations were on at several households in the city.
Though all animals may not panic after crackers burst but a good number of dogs get scared. This is because the dogs have a more advanced hearing capacity than most of the animals.
Mrs. Joshi from Kothrud said “My dog was appeared fearful, breathed heavily while the crackers were being burst outside in these 3 days. I used to cover cage of my Parrot with cloth to keep them away from noise and smoke.”
There are several instances in city where people observed that, many pigeons died suddenly during this Diwali. Experts are saying sudden deaths of these birds are due to heart attack caused by noise pollution.