While it is owned by ITCs single largest shareholder British American Tobacco globally, ITC has its exclusive trademark rights in India. Last year, over 26 billion sticks of Lucky Strike were sold world over.
Can we buy cigarettes online in India?
In addition, several states ban the sale of single cigarettes and gutka and other forms of smokeless tobacco. There are no restrictions on internet sales or the sale of small packets of cigarettes or other tobacco products. The sale of tobacco products is prohibited to persons under the age of 18.
Which is the costly cigarette in India?
MUMBAI: In its first major cigarette brand launch since it introduced Wills Classic almost 20 years ago, tobacco major ITC is launching Wills Insignia, the countryâ€™s most expensive smoke at Rs 100 for a pack of 20.
Is buying cigarettes online legal?
Contrary to popular belief, it actually is legal to buy cigarettes online. Legitimately established duty-free shops are able to avoid duty-free laws and can sell cigarettes online legally at a significant discount. There is no federal law prohibiting the sale of tobacco products on the internet.