Festival without help police won’t be able in the country like India. Same in case of Uttarayan as Surat city police commissioner has issued notification for the timing of kites. From 6 am to 8 am in the morning and from 5 pm to 7 pm in the evening.
According to the Surat police commissioner Satish Sharma statement giving to TOI – Anything that crosses limits becomes a hazard. This competitive kite flying where people fly kites only to cut other kites is crossing all limits. This result in a large number of accident, incidents of falling off the roof and more so it is big environment hazard.
According to the NGO, if kites flying stop in morning and evening hours, will reduce 60-70% of injuries to birds.