Ankur Gutkha v. India Asthma Care Society

The Court directed State Governments that have banned the sale and manufacture of gutka and pan masala containing tobacco to file compliance reports and State Governments that have not banned such sales to file affidavits stating why they have not implemented a ban.


Ankur Gutkha v. India Asthma Care Society, Petition{s) for Special Leave to Appeal {Civil) No{s). 16308/2007, Supreme Court of India (April 3, 2013).

  • India
  • Apr 3, 2013
  • Supreme Court of India


Plaintiff Ankur Gutkha

Defendant Union of India

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