Q. With reference to firecrackers, consider the following statements:
1. Firecrackers can be sold through e-commerce platforms.
2. Only green or improved crackers can be sold during religious festivals and other occasions.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

[A] 1 only

[B] 2 only

[C] Both 1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: B
Notes:

Statement 1 is incorrect: In 2018, SC imposed blanket ban on online sale of firecrackers. So, firecrackers cannot be sold through e-commerce platforms. 

Statement 2 is correct: Only green or improved crackers can be sold during religious festivals and other occasions. 

SourceThe Issue of firecracker Ban in India – Explained, pointwise