Anti tobacco campaign

Campaigners press for higher tax on tobacco

Anti-tobacco campaigners demand higher taxes on tobacco products for the budget of 2016-17 to reduce its consumption and health risks.

June 3, 2016
June 3, 2016

Tobacco tax to benefit multinationals

Multinational tobacco companies will benefit from the proposed budget as the finance minister has not increased the prices of medium and high segment cigarettes.

May 24, 2016
May 24, 2016

Campaigners press for higher tax on tobacco

Anti-tobacco campaigners demand higher taxes on tobacco products for the budget of 2016-17 to reduce its consumption and health risks.