New law about tougher warning about tobacco goes into force

The new law making it mandatory for all tobacco products to carry stricter pictorial warnings came into force today but its implementation was not visible on the ground.

Stricter pictorial warning for tobacco products

Government has notified new, stricter pictorial warnings for smoking and smokeless forms of tobacco with April 1 next year as the deadline for their implementation.

Harsher pictorial warnings on tobacco products from Dec 1

Gory graphics of cancer-affected lungs and mouth to be featured.

Harsher pictorial warnings on tobacco products from Dec 1

Gory graphics of cancer-affected lungs and mouth to be featured.

Pictorial Warning

Government will soon notify new pictorial warnings on tobacco products. Do you think the step will help people quit smoking?

Pictorial Warning

Government will soon notify new pictorial warnings on tobacco products. Do you think the step will help people quit smoking?

Present tobacco pictorial warnings unclear: Govt

Even as the government is delaying the notification of new pictorial warnings on tobacco products, a health ministry official Monday said they have received feedback that the present pictorial warnings are unclear to people.

Cabinet to decide on tobacco industry request on pic warning

Union Cabinet is likely to take a decision on a request from the tobacco industry to increase the duration of display of a set of pictorial warning in cigarette and other tobacco products.