Global Tobacco Control Updates

India Acts to Save Lives by Taxing Cigarettes, Bidis at Highest Rate
08 Jun 2017
Tobacco Unfiltered Blog |

In a historic move to save lives and protect public health, the TAGS:

bidis, india, smokeless, tax, tobacco industry

Children Toil in Poverty to Produce India’s Bidi Cigarettes
20 Mar 2012
Tobacco Unfiltered Blog |

Sagira Ansari suffers from coughs, colds, fever and persistent headaches. But her ailments do not shorten her workday or slow her as she drops flakes of tobacco into square-cut leaves, rolls them deftly and ties the ends of a bidi cigarette with twists…

bidis, children, india, tobacco industry