World No Tobacco Day
Every year, on 31st May, WHO and partners mark World No Tobacco Day (WNTD), highlighting the health risks associated with tobacco use and advocating for effective policies to reduce tobacco consumption. From many angles, the illicit trade of tobacco products is a major global concern, including health, legal and economic, governance and corruption. Keeping this in mind our Odisha State Bharat Scouts & Guides have also observed the day by doing awareness rally in the locality.
Total participation was 112 including Scouts, Guides, Rovers, Rangers, Unit Leaders & State Headquarters staff. Awareness Campaigns, short dramas having the message of Tobacco free youth has been played by Scouts, Guides, Rovers & Rangers. Leaflets has been distributed.