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Nadda said in the Lok Sabha on Friday: " Ministry has written to states to institutionalise COTPA enforcement by including it in the ' monthly crime review meetings' at district level and also make it part of the ' social policing' agenda." The ministry has also approved phase- wise expansion of the National Tobacco Control Programme.
The tobacco industry orchestrated opposition to this measure, claiming that religious feelings were offended by the depiction of the skull and cross bones on tobacco product packages, a provision mandated by COTPA. Political compulsions led to the constitution of a Group of Ministers (GoM), empowered to resolve the issue and enable the implementation of the notification.
According to Rick Cain at COTPA, "Some routes will focus on corridors with childcare facilities where more frequent buses will allow parents to spend less time traveling between home, daycare, and work." Other new services will include reverse commute programs to help city residents travel to a local hospital and vocational-technical center that currently do not have access to public transportation.
COTPA spokesman Michael Scroggins said the others can be brought online in response to demand or to allow for repairs.
We are having laws such as COTPA act that help people from being exposed to SHS but its efficacy and application in far-off rural areas is debatable.
The Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products (Prohibition of Advertising, Regulation of Trade, Commerce, Production, Supply and Distribution) Act (COTPA) was thus enacted in April 2003.
The Event showed serious violations under COTPA and India's alcohol laws, HRIDAY actively engaged rightful and timely advocacy with Ministry of Health and Family Welfare and Delhi Dept.
There is a law called Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products Act (COTPA) which prohibits the sale of tobacco to and by minors but due to its poor implementation many children still sell tobacco products.aACA[yen]
Regardless, COTPA Trustee James Cooper said he had already received feedback following Holt's tweets and residents' enthusiasm is "through the roof."
This promotion of tobacco brands is in gross violation of Section 5 of the Indian tobacco control law, COTPA 2003, which bans all forms of direct and indirect tobacco advertising.
He also serves as administrator of the Central Oklahoma Transportation and Parking Authority, or COTPA.