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Shopkeeper arrested

Jorhat, May 27: Police today arrested Raj Kumar Jain, a local shopkeeper, for possessing two bags of zarda.

It is a first in Jorhat where a person has been booked under the Assam Health (prohibition of manufacturing, advertisement, trade, storage, distribution, sale and consumption of zarda, guthka pan masala, etc. containing tobacoo and/or nicotine) Act, 2013.


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