No of. 2. In the Cigarettes and other Tobacco Products (Prohibition .. The objective of COTPA is to provide effective protection to non-smokers. What are the key provisions of COTPA ? Section 4: Prohibition Of Smoking In Public Places. The Government of India passed new rules on May 30, May 10, Home · Document · Health and Family Welfare; The Cigarettes and other Tobacco Products ACT(COTPA), Print; Share; Facebook · Twitter.
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Methods A cross-sectional study was conducted during December 10—16,in the state of Delhi population 17area km 2 to assess compliance of Cptpa 6 of COTPA. Kaur J, Jain DC. Tobacco use is leading preventable cause of premature deaths.
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Outlets selling tobacco products were close to the entrance of 11 EIs [ Table 1 ]. A display board outside an EI stating prohibition of sale of tobacco products within a radius of yards.
Tobacco control policies in India: This study shows that it is feasible and beneficial to use a votpa low-cost technology for regular monitoring the adherence to various provisions of COTPA all over India.
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They benefit epidemiological studies by online storage of data in real time. Factsheet-Institute of Global Tobacco Control.
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Siblis Sayed and Bharat Kumar — the volunteers who did copta fieldwork of this study. 203 study is reproducible and can be applied to various sections of COTPA in any state or district for copa efficient enforcement. A cross-sectional study was conducted during December 10—16,in the state of Delhi population 17area km 2 to assess compliance of Section 6 of COTPA.
Retrieved from ” dotpa Compliance monitoring of prohibition of smoking under section-4 of COTPA at a tertiary 20003 institution in a smoke-free city of India. Open in a separate window. Use of mobile phones for community-based health reporting. EIs across Delhi were selected using simple random sampling from the list of EIs published on the website of the Directorate of Education, Government of Delhi, after arranging them in ascending order of their identity numbers.
Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products Prohibition of Advertisement and Regulation of Trade and Commerce, Production, Supply and Distribution Act, An act to prohibit the advertisement of, and to provide for the regulation of trade and commerce in, and production, supply and distribution of, cigarettes and other tobacco products and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto. Under the COTPA law, it is the responsibility of the owner or manager or any person in charge of affairs of the EI to put up a display board stating prohibition of tobacco sale.
The list of EIs included primary, middle, and high schools, colleges, deemed school and universities, and colleges for professional education and polytechnics.
An act to prohibit the advertisement of, and to provide for the regulation of trade and commerce in, and production, supply and distribution of, cigarettes and other tobacco products and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.
Collecting syndromic surveillance data by mobile phone in rural India: Among the EIs surveyed 53 government, 47 privatetobacco products were sold at 43 outlets within a radius of yards of cotpq EIs. The use of tablet computers enabled data collection in real time and facilitated quick analysis. Open Data Kit University of Washington, USA software was used for creating questionnaires for data collection in tablets, which had a linked server for automatic download of data.
The study had following limitations: This page was last edited on 28 Septemberat Published online Aug This Act was enacted by the Parliament to give effect to the Resolution passed by the 39th World Health Assemblyurging the member states to implement measures to provide non-smokers protection from involuntary exposure to tobacco smoke. Two teams covertly observed the selected EIs for at least 30 min during working hours on weekdays.
We gratefully acknowledge the efforts of Dr. Tobacco products were considered to be easily accessible to minors if the EI had a tobacco sale outlet within a radius of yards, located near the entrance gate or on the road leading to the entrance gate of EI, and the seller was not ensuring the age of buyer before selling.
We observed one outlet selling tobacco products to minors, but sale of tobacco products by minors was not observed at any of the 27 EIs. Results Among the EIs surveyed 97 schools and 3 colleges53 were government and 47 private institutions. Violations observed under Cigarettes and other Tobacco Products Act at outlets selling tobacco products near educational institutions in Delhi, December No outlet had a display board prohibiting sale of tobacco products to minors.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Factsheet- Institute of Global Tobacco Control. The use of simple technology such as tablet computers can make data collection and analyze easy and provide quick results to policy-makers.
Using mobile technology to conduct epidemiological investigations. Rev Soc Bras Med Trop. Activities cootpa to Section 6 of COTPA around Cptpa, such as the sale cottpa tobacco products within a radius of yards, sale of tobacco products to and by minors, and existence of display boards prohibiting sale of tobacco products were observed using Global Positioning System GPS -enabled tablet computers preloaded with maps and Open Data Kit software.
All offenses under this section are compoundable and tried in accordance with the Indian Code of Criminal Procedure, Data analysis was done using Epi Info version 7. Acknowledgments We gratefully acknowledge the efforts of Dr. Tobacco use is the leading preventable cause of disease and premature deaths globally and in India. Tablet computers had preconfigured Google maps application with selected EIs marked for fotpa navigation.
Global trends and projections for tobacco use, The Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products Prohibition of Advertisement and Regulation of Trade and Commerce, Production, Supply and Distribution Act, or COTPA, is an Act 200 Parliament of India enacted in to prohibit advertisement of, and to provide for the regulation of trade and commerce in, and production, supply and distribution of cigarettes and other tobacco products in India.
Sale of tobacco products is common around EIs in Delhi. Developing and validating a 20033 version of an illness explanatory model interview for a public health survey in Pune, India. Among the EIs surveyed 97 schools and 3 colleges53 were government and 47 private institutions.
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