The case was registered on January 29 and the man was arrested after completing formalities.
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Public smoking rampant near 20 schools checked randomly by TNIE
The filmmaker has also sought an ex-parte stay of the criminal proceedings emanating from these FIRs.
Under legislation passed by parliament Tuesday, cigarettes will be much weaker, more difficult to buy and permanently unavailable to anyone currently under 14 years old.
Chen finished 574th in the race overall, with an impressive time of 3:28:45 out of nearly 1,500 runners.
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Advise people to aim for a balanced life, with a healthy diet and regular exercise
There are now 82 million vapers worldwide. The consequences of long-term vaping are yet to be investigated.
"This Tweet from @LeenaManimekali has been withheld in India in response to a legal demand," read a message in place of the original post. It is unknown when the tweet was taken down.
The complainant said the poster going viral on social media was leading to unrest and hurt to the religious sentiments of a particular faith.
Ninety per cent of all lung cancer deaths in men and 80 per cent in women are caused by smoking
The move builds on Canada's mandate to include graphic photo warnings on tobacco products' packaging -- a policy that started an international trend when it was introduced two decades ago.
The children in the national capital fall into the habit of smoking at a very young age, usually when they are 7 years old.
Naman Gupta (27) from Noida, Uttar Pradesh, recalls that, during his childhood and adolescent years, it was common to see people smoking a cigarette.
Tobacco smoking creates an imbalance in bone turnover, that results in reduced bone mass.
The charred body of a 46-year-old was found under mysterious circumstances inside his house at Kannanthodath Lane near Edappally on Sunday morning.
The annual direct economic costs attributable to Second-Hand Smoking in India amounted to INR 567 billion.
Doctors, cancer victims urge Centre to remove designated smoking rooms from hotels, restaurants, airports
Dr Pankaj Chaturvedi, head-and-neck cancer surgeon, Tata Memorial Hospital, said there is growing evidence that smoking increases the risk of attracting COVID.