The Madras High Court on Monday ordered notices returnable by July 16 to actor Vijay, film director A.R.
Asha directed the High Court Registry to issue notices to the Centre and the State government as well.
Similarly, the statutory rules, framed under the enactment, impose stringent conditions on display of tobacco products in movies and television programmes.
He also wanted a corpus fund for the welfare of cancer patients to be created by imposing ?10 crore each from Mr. Vijay, Mr. Murugadoss and Sun Pictures and utilise the money for the cancer hospital.
The petition insisted on prosecuting all three under the 2003 enactment.
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