The survey was carried out in about 1,500 retail tobacco kiosks in different places.
The survey also highlighted that consumption of tobacco in Hyderabad, Patna, Lucknow, Mumbai and Delhi is very high as compared to other states.
Image: A board prohibiting smoking and spitting is seen at a railway station in New Delhi. The government on October 2008 tightened the anti-smoking law that had been largely ineffectual and stepped up its advertising and legal drive against smoking.
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