The World No Tobacco Day programme was organized at Shira, Mulabagilu and Soraba Taluk under Jana Jagruthi Vedike.
The resource persons explained about the effects of tobacco and its products. The nicotine used in cigarettes is very harmful to human body. Smoking reduces the lifespan of human being and it affects the other organs of the body too. Consumption of tobacco causes many types of cancer. The Bad habits of elders at home make their children to follow the same. The woman in the family take actions on these it will lead to a better life.
As desired by the World Health Organization (WHO), every year May 31st is celebrated as ‘World No Tobacco Day’ to create awareness against tobacco and its products.