Doctors For You v. State of Delhi

Doctors for You, a humanitarian organization, sued the State of Delhi urging the government to implement a ban on gutkha, pan masala, and other forms of chewing tobacco. The court ruled that because that the Delhi government is considering the matter, it would dispose of the petition for now with an opportunity for refiling if no action is taken by the government.


Doctors for You v. State of Delhi, W.P.(C) 5103/2012, High Court of Delhi at New Delhi (2012).

  • India
  • Aug 22, 2012
  • High Court of Delhi at New Delhi


Plaintiff Doctors For You

Defendant State of Delhi

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