Baig v. Province of Punjab (WP No. 15814-2012)

The Lahore City Government began to strictly enforce the smoke-free law against shisha (tobacco waterpipe) cafes, resulting in the closure of many shisha businesses.  In response, shisha cafe owners filed a petition in the Lahore High Court against the measures in Lahore. The Judge dismissed the petition.


Baig v. Province of Punjab, WP No. 15814-2012, Lahore High Court (2012).

  • Pakistan
  • Jun 25, 2012
  • Lahore High Court


Plaintiff Shahzad Baig

Defendant Province of Punjab

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