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Kerala, Karnataka ban cola sale

August 09, 2006 13:38 IST

The Kerala government on Wednesday banned the production and sale of Coca-Cola and Pepsi in the state.

The Karnataka government too has banned the sale of 11 brands of soft drinks in educational institutions and hospitals in the state from August 14.

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Number of User Comments: 23

Sub: Think logically

Guys amd gals, It may be true that even water, milk, fruits and vegetables have high level of pesticides. But the cola companies can afford ...

Posted by KARTHIK

Sub: The Cola debate

If the kerala govt. wants to ban Colas because they found it contains harmful substances,then they better stop selling liquour through the state owned beverages ...

Posted by Jophy John


It is really an unfortunate decision to ban the production and distribution of colas that provide a lot of job opportunities to our people. If ...

Posted by VARGHESE K.A.

Sub: Total Ban Of Water Related Drinks.

Dear sir; Govt of India Must Totally Ban All Water Related Soft Driks and Beverages, Since We are indian Fools Wasting Our Money By purchasing ...


Sub: Ban Coke

It is really unfortunate for Govt to ban sale of soft drinks. Before getting carried away by the pesticide hysteria one should first question the ...

Posted by Ansul



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