Who said fire crackers were a part of Deepavali celebrations?

Who said fire crackers were a part of Deepavali celebrations?

Oct. 11, 2017, 6:14 p.m.

We have come a long way thinking and believing that firecrackers are a huge element in celebrating Deepavali, which is why the ban on these crackers come as a shocker to many. However, people also claim that this ban is an indirect dig at Hindu-shaming, which is completely false. Watch this video on Asianet Newsable to know why.