Packing and labelling of cigarettes; Health warnings to be specified
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Packaging and labelling of cigarettes and tobacco products to be as specified in the rules. The health warnings as specified in the rules are to be displayed on the packaging.
For violation there is a penalty of imprisonment up to 2 years and/or fine up to Rs.1000/- which can be extended to 5 years and or up to Rs.5000/- in second or subsequent convictions.
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