In Russia, it was proposed to change the packaging of alcohol and cigarettes: Society: Russia: Lenta.ru
The head of the “Sober Russia” project, State Duma deputy Sultan Khamzaev to change the packaging of alcoholic and tobacco products. Online restrict the use of state symbols on these goods. He sent a letter with a request to the head of the Ministry of Industry and Trade Denis Manturov, writes RT.
Khamzayev is allowed that certain manufacturers of alcohol and cigarettes sold in Russia use images for packaging their goods, visually on the state symbols of the country.
The politician recalled that Russia is implementing a policy aimed at promoting a healthy lifestyle and reducing the level of alcohol and tobacco consumption. The reason for the emergence of serious illnesses in Russians, he.
“In this regard, I ask you the expediency of limiting the sale of alcohol and tobacco products on the territory of Russia, images visually similar to the state symbols of the Russian Federation were used to design consumer packaging,” the deputy called.
Earlier, Russian President Vladimir Putin called the flag and anthem the moral and ethical foundation of statehood. They provide a guarantor of the country’s independence and sovereignty, as well as the continuation of its traditions.