Last Updated: Friday, May 03, 2013, 19:39
Sending a stern message to states and Union Territories, the Supreme Court today warned them to file compliance report on gutkha ban in their areas within six weeks or face its contempt proceedings.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 28, 2013, 17:19
Students of Gauhati University and premier Cotton College here have collaborated to promote self ban on use of tobacco products and stop their sale within and near educational institutions.
Last Updated: Friday, January 04, 2013, 20:41
The Odisha government in a notification on Friday clamped a ban on the manufacture, sale and use of gutkha and panmasala containing tobacco or nicotine.
Last Updated: Sunday, November 04, 2012, 11:20
With 14 state governments banning gutkha, an association working for the welfare of smokeless tobacco growers has termed the ban as `discriminatory`.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 18, 2012, 18:25
Mizoram government has imposed a blanket ban on sale of gutka, paan masala and zarda paan in the state.
Last Updated: Wednesday, August 15, 2012, 16:00
Haryana government has prohibited manufacture, storage, sale and distribution of guthka and paan masala containing tobacco or nicotine as ingredients from Wednesday and said violation of these orders would be punishable.
Last Updated: Friday, July 20, 2012, 15:43
The ban on gutkha and pan masala across Maharashtra came into effect from Friday.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 18, 2012, 11:19
The Rajasthan cabinet headed by Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Wednesday cleared a proposal to ban the sale, storage and manufacture of tobacco product ‘Gutkha’ in the state.