By Kanchan Chaudhari | Hindustan Times, Mumbai
UPDATED ON JUL 16, 2019 01:45 AM IST
In his petition, Abdi stated that after the fire at two restaurants at Kamala Mills on December 28, 2017, which killed 14 people, the state amended the COTPA in 2018, imposing a blanket ban on opening or running hookah bars in any place.
By Press Trust of India | New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON NOV 18, 2018 01:40 PM IST
The President has given assent to the Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products (Prohibition of Advertisement and Regulation of Trade and Commerce, Production, Supply and Distribution) (Punjab Amendment) Bill, 2018 recently, a Home ministry official said.
By Vinod Rajput | Hindustan Times, Noida
PUBLISHED ON APR 19, 2018 04:22 PM IST
Owners of hookah bars had sought relief from the Allahabad high court, after the Expressway police served a notice on January 13, asking hookah bar owners to stop operations in the area.