Milestones

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Formation of District Level and Block Level Coordination Committee
MAR 2013
FEB 2014
Formation of State Level Coordination Committee
Order has been issued to Higher Education Department by Department of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of West Bengal to take necessary steps to ensure COTPA, 2003
APR 2014
JUN 2014
Orders have been issued to several departments by Department of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of West Bengal to ensure COTPA, 2003
Oeder issued for Tobacco Free Sports Department, Govt. of West Bengal
AUG 2014
AUG 2014
Order on Tobacco Control has been issued by Deparment of Municipal Affairs, Govt. of West Bengal
Formation of District Level Monitoring Committee
SEP 2014
DEC 2014
Order issued to SPs & CPs in all districts of WB(Excluding CP, Kolkata) by IG of Police, CID, WB to organize a sensitization Programme on implementation of COTPA, 2003
Order issued for Tobacco Free Institution by Directorate of Technical Education
JUN 2015
JUL 2015
Order isuued for Smoke Free company by The Calcutta Tramways Company Limited and Calcutta State Transport Corporation
Formation of District & Block Level Enforcement Squad by Dept. of Health & Family Welfare, Government of West Bengal
AUG 2016
AUG 2016
Display of statutory Anti-Smoking Notice by Calcutta State Transport Corporation
Order issued for Smoke Free Yogayog Bhawan (Office of Chief Postmaster General, WB Circle)
NOV 2016
JAN 2016
Display of Posters & Banners as Tobacco Free Institutions by Higher Education Department, University Branch, Govt. of West Bengal To enable screen reader support, press Ctrl+Alt+Z To learn about keyboard shortcuts, press Ctrl+slash
Order issued by the Dept. of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of West Bengal to all Districts to Enforce of COTPA rules regarding new pictorial warnings for tobacco products
JUN 2016
JAN 2017
Darjeeling District declared Smoke Free
Howrah District declared Smoke Free
MAY 2017
JUN 2017
Order issued for Smoking & Tobacco Free Anganwadi Centres
Order issued for Tobacco Free schools, madrasahs, health care facilities & offices under health & family welfare department
JLY 2017
AUG 2017
Order issued for strict implementation of Juvenile Justice (Care & Protection of Children) Act, 2015 in relation to sale of tobacco and other addictive products to minors by West Bengal Commission For Protection of Child Rights and ensuring Tobacco Free Atomosphere in schools by West Bengal Board of Secondary Education
Order issued to Smoke Free SSKs/MSKs by Paschimbanga Rajya Sishu Shiksha Mission
SEP 2017
OCT 2017
Order issued to Municipal Affairs Department and P&RD Department as smoke free departments
Gutkha Ban Order issued by Department of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of West Bengal and Tobacco Vendor Licensing by Department Of Urban Development & Municipal Affairs, Govt. of West Bengal
NOV 2017
DEC 2017
Oder issued to SPs, SRPs & CPs of all districts to organize sensitization programmes on implementation of COTPA, 2003
Order issued by Mass Education Extension & Library Services Department, Govt. of WB for ensuring a tobacco free atmosphere in schools, Social Welfare Homes & Public Libraries
DEC 2017
APR 2018
Order issued for Smoke Free Power Department
Order issued for Smoke Free West Bengal Transport Corporation
MAY 2018
JLY 2018
Order issued for Smoke Free Consumer Affairs Department
Order issued to SPs, SRPs & CPs in all districts of WB to incorporate of Tobacco Control in Swyamsiddha Programme
NOV 2018
JUN 2019
Order issued for Tobacco Free Swasthya Bhaban (Health Department) premises
Paschim Bardhaman District declared Smoke Free
SEP 2019
OCT 2019
Notification issued on Ban of Gutkha & Pan Masala by Dept. of Health & Family Welfare, Govt. of West Bengal
Kalimpong District declared Smoke Free
JAN 2020
FEB 2020
Jhargram District declared Smoke Free

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