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India is banning all e-cigarettes over fears about youth vaping

WorldNews Wednesday, 18 September 2019
India is banning all e-cigarettes over fears about youth vapingIndia on Wednesday announced a complete ban on the sale of all e-cigarettes, saying the devices posed a health risk, especially to young people. "Unfortunately, e-cigarettes got promoted initially as a way in which people can get out of the habit of smoking cigarettes. It was to be a weaning process from using cigarettes," Indian Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said Wednesday after a Cabinet meeting. "The Cabinet rightly thought it is time and we immediately took a decision so that the health of our citizens, of our young, is not thrown to a risk," she added. Sitharaman said the deaths of...
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