While the government banned smoking in public places in 2008, the data from Global Adult Tobacco Survey India Report indicates the effectiveness of this ban in different states if India. The image above shows the percentage of people all over India who reported being exposed to second had smoke in different public places. Explore the interactive map above to see the percentage of people exposed to second hand smoke, percentage of active smokers and the percentage of people who observed ... Rediff.com, 1 week ago
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