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Provisions of Article 6 of FCTC worry tobacco farmers

October 24, 2012: While the tobacco growers around the world are trying to voice their concern unanimously against FCTC's vague recommendations, the absurd recommendations have also started raising eyebrows of people sitting at highest echelons of power. The main point of contentions is Article 6 that is directly hitting farmers by suggesting unprecedented increase in taxes and WHO recommendation against tier system of tax. The Article 6 of FCTC says price and tax measures are an…

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