Two days Tobacco Control Sensitization program
The function was inaugurated by . A.M.Mir IAS (Retd) Executive Director JK VHA and the Valedictory function was presided over by Prof Dr G Q Allaqaband. Various speakers who spoke on the occasion include, Dr Gazalla Tabassum, Dr Yasmeen Kango, Dr Wali Mohammad, Mallik, CEO Srinagar, Shabir Ahmed Lone (Drug & Food Control Organization) and Adv Mudassir Mehmood. 32 Principals of various
During the course of interaction it was emphasized to make Schools and educational institutions Tobacco and smoke free as they fall under the premises of Public places. It was also emphasized on them to put up signage’s (size 60x30 cm) with No Smoking message within the school premises. Stress was also laid on ensuring that no cigarette vendor or shop keeper sells cigarettes within 100 yards from the school premises. Failing these instructions, the Head of the Institution would be held responsible for any violation of the Act.
The participating administrators pledged to put all these signage’s to ensure all the schools become tobacco and smoke free.
The vote of thanks was given by the Principal of higher Secondary School Nawakadal. He requested JK Voluntary Health Association to sensitize
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