Tobacco Victim urges government to implement new Pictorial Warning
In an exclusive breaking news New X Channel exposed the alleged Government – Tobacco Nexus, the nexus that is costing the lives of India’s most vulnerable, the poor and the country’s youth. Even after 2 years the Govt notified the pictorial warnings to be used on cigarette and gutka packets, the tobacco companies are still dragging their feet on the issue. The deadline for implementing the order expired on 1st December. Devendra Singh, the cancer patient associated with the Voices of Tobacco Victims campaign was live on TV as the painful experiences of the oral cancer victims and the importance of pack warnings. The scientific and statistical inputs were given by Voluntary Health Association of India.
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