Chaibasa, May 31: Marwari Yuva Manch (MYM) observed World No Tobacco Day during a function held near Pillai Hall Chowk on Wednesday.
Marwari Yuva Manch launched a signature campaign at the venue where hundreds of people participated and pledged against the use of tobacco which is one of the major cause of health risk.
The Chief Guest for the occasion industrialist Mukund Lal Rungta said, the consumption of tobacco causes cancer and we must stop illicit trade of tobacco.
Awareness against the use of tobacco should reach out to the village level. SDO Sadar Deepu Kumar said, tobacco is available at affordable price in the villages and the villagers easily become victim, so we must bring awareness of tobacco harm to the people in the remote areas and appealed to the people to get rid of tobacco.
Present on the occasion were chamber founder Anup Sultania, Vikash Mishra, DSP Prakash Soi and a large number of people.