Today, it’s chickens – the local veterinarian in this case diagnosing shock caused by noise to have killed the chickens. Tomorrow, it can well be elderly or weak-hearted humans. Since civic sense is for the birds in this country, one effective way to stop this aural and cardiac menace is to engage in quasi-qawwali. That could entail countering the bone-jarring cacophony with equally loud bhajans on loudspeakers. Let’s see who will dare to silence devotional DJs.