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The Bidi Manufacture (Prohibition) Ordinance, 1975

( Ordinance NO. LVII Of 1975 )

Definitions
2. In this Ordinance, unless there is anything repugnant in the subject or context,-
 
 
 
 
(a) “bidi” means a small cylinder of cut tobacco rolled for smoking in kumbhi leaf, tendu leaf or leaf of any other plant but does not include cut tobacco rolled in paper;
 
 
 
 
(b) “kumbhi leaf” means the leaf used for manufacture of bidi and is commonly known as kumbhi leaf;
 
 
 
 
(c) “tendu leaf” means the leaf used for the manufacture of bidi and is commonly known as tendu leaf.

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