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Cabinet approves blanket ban on e-cigarettes

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Cabinet approves blanket ban on e-cigarettes

Cabinet approves blanket ban on e-cigarettes

The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved a blanket ban on e-cigarettes in the country with complete suspension of its manufacturing, import, export, distribution and storage.

Addressing the media after the cabinet meeting, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said the government would pass an ordinance immediately subject to President's approval to give effect to the ban.

The government would introduce a bill in Parliament in the winter session, she said.


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