Ban of Tobacco

Though the Health Minister Sateyndar Jain imposed the ban on tobacco products in Delhi in March, he has not been able to get the ban implemented due to strong tobacco lobby and their smart lawyers.

What is it that over 27,000 citizens of Delhi and NCR can do to ensure this ban is enforced.

Why is the PM not interested in a National Ban on Tobacco. Does JP Nadda the health minister not understand the positive impact it would have as the country has lower rates of cancer and more importantly the young generation not falling prey to the menace of smoking.

Can we all wake and shake on this thing and work with Minister. more  

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Hi Shikha,

Why r u wasting our time on this subject..Tobacco business is rs. 100000 crore and these companies pay huge tax to government.. So govt. not listen anything about his topic..but, if we need control on this disease...make a group and aware to people about tobacco hazards ...if you are interested, i am with you... more  
Not only tobacco. Alcohol should also be banned. As apart from many diseases it is the root cause of mist crimes more  
Cigarette and tobacco are cancer for society , this is reason that government increase excise and make it costly in budget , now about total ban we need to get national consciousness there should be debate and actual data to be collected by government for merits/demerits to arrive at conclusive decision. more  
yes, there should be complete ban on tobacco. more  
The Political Parties feared because the Tobacco Consumer is vote bank in INDIA. more  
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