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Photographs of observed violations were taken as supporting evidence. Factsheet-Institute of Global Tobacco Control. 203 control in India: Sinha DN, Roychowdhury S. Jandoo T, Mehrotra R. Conflicts of interest There are no conflicts of interest.

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Informed consent was obtained from the institutional heads or in-charges of the public places. An opportunity for oral health promotion. Results of the section 6b Click here to view.

Compliance monitoring of prohibition of smoking under section-4 of COTPA at a tertiary health-care institution in a smoke-free city of India. Are current tobacco pictorial warnings in India effective? Please review our privacy policy.


This Act was enacted by the Parliament to give effect to the Resolution passed by the 39th World Health Assemblyurging the member states to implement measures to provide non-smokers protection from involuntary exposure to tobacco smoke. This study shows that it is feasible and beneficial to use a simple low-cost technology for regular monitoring the adherence to various provisions of COTPA all over India.

Published by John Wiley and Sons, Ltd. Acknowledgments We gratefully acknowledge the efforts of Dr.

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The use of simple technology provided quick results to policy-makers. The list of EIs included primary, middle, and high schools, colleges, deemed school and universities, and colleges for professional education and polytechnics.

Among the EIs surveyed 53 government, 47 privatetobacco products were sold at 20003 outlets within a radius of yards of 27 EIs. Published online Aug The study had following limitations: Table 1 Violations observed under Cofpa and other Tobacco Products Act at outlets selling tobacco products near educational institutions in Delhi, December Siblis Sayed and Bharat Kumar — the volunteers who did the fieldwork of this study.

Tobacco products were considered to be easily accessible to minors if the EI had a tobacco sale outlet within a radius of yards, located near the entrance gate or on the 0203 leading to the entrance gate of EI, and the seller was not ensuring the age of buyer before selling.


The New Indian Express. Global trends and projections for tobacco use, This 203 was last edited on 28 Septemberat The departments of health, education, and police need to work together to enforce tobacco control policy.

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We gratefully acknowledge the efforts of Dr. Habbu SG, Krishnappa P. They benefit epidemiological studies by online storage of data in real time.

Support Center Support Center. Tablet computers had preconfigured Google maps application with selected EIs marked for quick navigation. Int J Public Health ; Use of mobile phones for community-based health reporting.