13 arrested for selling cigarettes near schools

Sunday, Aug 30, 2015,21:09 IST By metrovaartha A A A

Thiruvananthapuram | Thirteen people were arrested yesterday in connection with selling cigarettes and other tobacco products to school children.
An official release here said 114 raids were carried out as part of a state-wide drive to prevent the sale of tobacco products, liquor and drugs near educational institutions.
It said  10,418 people had been arrested in 40,460 raids since May 30, 2014.