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anti-tobacco campaign


Anti-tobacco campaign: QR code-enabled billboards, posters to be put up across Bengaluru

May 05, 2022 12:08 pm

The interactive billboards aim to generate conversations about the health risks that tobacco inflicts on our society and spread awareness on the harms of secondhand smoke.

Bengaluru: 72-year-old throat cancer survivor urges govt to revise smoking rules

October 02, 2020 11:21 am

Now that she has successfully recovered from the disease, Satyanarayana believes the harmful effects of passive smoking on non-smokers are inadequately addressed by Indian lawmakers and the society at large.   

Mumbai: Anti-tobacco sessions for schoolchildren

October 05, 2017 4:43 am

In the 517 schools of the north region, from Kurla to Mulund and Mankhurd, in the last one week, 350 teachers have been trained on tobacco control. Another 100 would be trained in the coming days.

In Sunita’s town, little has changed for gutkha

April 12, 2015 12:13 am

Shops selling pouches abound, outnumbering those who knew the face of the anti-tobacco campaign or her story.

27-yr-old mother of two is new face of anti-tobacco campaign

August 10, 2014 2:42 am

Anti-tobacco activists and medical experts feel that getting her to sign up for the campaign was only half the battle.

Sanjay Dutt says no to gutka,tobacco endorsements

January 05, 2011 1:25 pm

Dutt,who is also trying to quit smoking,won't renew his ongoing endorsement deal with a Gutka company.