Shimla: Less than a week after imposing a blanket ban on the manufacture, storage and sale of `gutka` (tobacco paan masala) and its variants in the state, the Himachal Pradesh government Tuesday deferred its ban.The ban on `gutka` and other tobacco products has been put off till Oct 2, an official statement quoting Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal said.
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