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Maggi row: Can celebrities be dragged to a court for a brand that they endorse?

Jun 01, 2015 04:08 PM IST India India
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Maggi could be staring at an all India ban. The Food Standard and Safety Authority of India has written to all states to pick up samples of Maggi from the market. Actors Amitabh Bachhan, Madhuri Dixit and Preity Zinta have also been dragged to court for promoting the brand.

India

  • Active Cases

    4,714

     
  • Total Confirmed

    5,274

     
  • Cured/Discharged

    410

     
  • Total DEATHS

    149

     
Data Source: Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, India
Updated: April 08 (05:00 PM)
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World

  • Active Cases

    1,061,901

     
  • Total Confirmed

    1,455,364

    +24,445
  • Cured/Discharged

    309,818

     
  • Total DEATHS

    83,645

    +1,611
Data Source: Johns Hopkins University, U.S. (www.jhu.edu)
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