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Cigarette Factories Shut Down Fearing Violation of 85% Diktat

In view of ambiguity over the government’s order on 85% of cigarette packs be spared for pictorial health warning on tobacco smoking, major cigarettes manufactures including ITC, Godfrey Philips and VST have stopped manufacturing of cigarettes from April 1, 2016 and cautioned the government that the rule will promote illegal cigarettes’ trade in the country. These tobacco companies pay 98% ...

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