ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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PAKISTAN-Murky Developments

is in the government's hands banning of advertising and sponsorship, creation of public health agencies directing efforts to wean the young from tobacco, selective taxation, alternative employment to those who risk losing jobs in the event the industry shrinks, and so on. This is definitely one area of activity where the efforts of voluntary agencies and even the FDA and health agencies will come to nought if the state does not step in with adequate legislation and effective implementation of Jaws.

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