Last Updated: Wednesday, September 11, 2013, 20:00
Gujarat government extended a comprehensive ban on the sale, stocking, production and distribution of gutka as well as pan masala containing nicotine on Wednesday for another year in the state.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 04, 2013, 18:53
Karnataka government on Tuesday said the ban imposed on gutka would stay, rejecting the demand of the opposition BJP which argued that the move would hit arecanut growers in the State.
Last Updated: Wednesday, April 03, 2013, 14:28
The Supreme Court Wednesday directed Health Secretaries of the states and Union Territories (UTs) to file compliance report on implementation of ban on sale and manufacture of gutka and pan masala containing tobacco.
Last Updated: Friday, October 12, 2012, 19:53
The Delhi High Court declined to stay the city government`s notification imposing a blanket ban on manufacture, sale, storage and display of all gutka products under the Food Safety and Standards(FSS) Act.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 10, 2012, 22:15
Uttar Pradesh government filed an affidavit in the Allahabad high court stating that it will impose blanket ban on the production and use of pan masala and gutka in the state from April 1, 2013.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 03, 2012, 20:54
Uttar Pradesh government on Wednesday decided to impose a ban on gutka industry in the state with effect from April next year.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 02, 2012, 21:16
Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi Tuesday said the state has set an example by implementing the Prohibition Policy and banning gutkha.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 02, 2012, 20:34
Gutka, Kheni and other tobacco products vanished from shops in Himachal Pradesh as the ban on these goods came into force in the state.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 02, 2012, 15:53
Albeit 14 states have banned `gutka`, a tobacco-laced chewing mix, West Bengal, with 21.9 %of its population addicted to it,is in no hurry to ban it.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 13, 2012, 11:11
A blanket ban on manufacturing, sale, storage and display of all gutka products in the national capital came into effect from Thursday.
Last Updated: Wednesday, August 15, 2012, 22:26
Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi announced a comprehensive ban on gutka, which will come into effect from September 11.
Last Updated: Friday, May 25, 2012, 13:42
The Kerala government imposed a complete ban on sale and consumption of gutka and paan masala in the state, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy said.
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