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All Polling Stations are No-Smoking Zones, Declares Bihar

by Himabindu Venkatakrishnan on  March 31, 2014 at 2:23 PM Lifestyle News   - G J E 4
An official said Sunday that all polling stations for the Lok Sabha election in Bihar have been declared No-Smoking zones.
 All Polling Stations are No-Smoking Zones, Declares Bihar
All Polling Stations are No-Smoking Zones, Declares Bihar
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Additional Chief Electoral Officer R. Lakshmanan said the decision has been taken under Section 4 of the Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products Act. He said it will create more awareness about not smoking.

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"A directive in this regard has been issued to all district electoral officers. Those found violating the order would be fined Rs.200," he said.

Bihar has a total of 59,807 polling stations in 40 parliamentary constituencies.

Source: IANS
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