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Tobacco Control and Research Cell is a research wing of Dhaka International University continuous doing the policy focused research on tobacco control, social business and health issues. Graphic Health Warning (GHW) has been implemented from 19 March 2016 and it was much challenged. For monitoring the implementation TCRC team has conducted the compliance survey by 2 cycles. In 1st cycle the team covers 50 districts by three phases. More than 2012 brands (Unique brand was 44 Cigarette, 30 Bidi, 421 Jordha and 32 Gul) and 7502 tobacco products was collected for monitoring. In 2nd cycle the research team has covered 24 districts out of 64 in three episodes to examine compliance regarding GHW printing, its quality and content, and compliance to the rotational period.

 

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