India - pictorial warnings.. June 1, 2010

India - pictorial warning will appear on every tobacco pack sold from June 1 , 2010...

The pictorial warnings were proposed in July 2006 under the Cigarette and Other Tobacco Products Act, 2003. The new warnings have been pretested for their effectiveness by the Voluntary Health Association of India (VHAI) and the Healis-Sekhsaria Institute for Public Health. (Tobacco warnings go explicit, Savita Verma, New Delhi, India Today, 3/11/2010.)

India - New pictorial warnings on tobacco products