Monday, January 18, 2021

DC Kohima bans sale of gutkha, tobacco products

Dimapur, May 13: DC Kohima, Gregory Thejawelie NCS, taking cognizance of the violations of safety and preventive measures notified by the government, has strictly prohibited the sale of Gutkha and other tobacco products and spitting in all public places in Kohima district.
Violation of this order is punishable as per section 51 of DM Act and section 188 of IPC, he said adding anybody found doing so maybe punishable under the above mentioned act and will also have to pay huge fines. This order will come into force with immediate effect. (Page News Service)