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Government to Impose Countrywide Ban on Smokeless Tobacco Products

17 regional cancer centers in India have urged the Prime Minister, Dr.
Manmohan Singh, to impose a countrywide ban on the sale of tobacco products
like gutka and pan masala. Following which the Supreme Court
of India is soon considering to impose a total ban on gutka and other forms of
smokeless tobacco products....Read More

Posted on : Thursday, April 14, 2011 3:02 AM
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if Government will impose ban on the manufacture of tobacco that will b much better because the people using these smokeless tobacco products will switch to cigarettes or in other words they will switch from oral cancer to lung cancer.
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