Indian Anti‑Smoking Laws Have Failed to Change Cultural Acceptance of Smoking

Photos of rotten lungs on packs and clips of movie hall-Mukesh have done little to alter smoking habits among India’s youth.

written by
Rajvi Desai
Sep 26, 2019
tobacco consumption in India
AuthorRajvi Desai

Rajvi Desai is The Swaddle's Culture Editor. After graduating from NYU as a Journalism and Politics major, she covered breaking news and politics in New York City, and dabbled in design and entertainment journalism. Back in the homeland, she's interested in tackling beauty, sports, politics and human rights in her gender-focused writing, while also co-managing The Swaddle Team's podcast, Respectfully Disagree.