Dr. Arundhuti Deka, State Program Officer, NTCP exhorted students “To Say No to Tobacco”

11 Jan : As part of the college week celebrations, 11 January was kept as Anti Tobacco Awareness Day. The day began with Painting competition under the theme “Say No to Tobacco”. Over 150 students participated in the competition.  Dr. Sunita Ekka, Senior Medical Officer – DNO NTCP came along with Ms. Purbali Hazarika – District Media Expert at 10.30 am and interacted with the students and staff and shared about the various measures taken up at the district level in this regard.  Dr. Arundhuti Deka, State Program Officer, NTCP  from Guwahati arrived at the college at 11.00 am and was welcomed by the students. She enlightened the students and the staff on the need to avoid all tobacco products with the help of well illustrated power point presentation. She also invited the students to ensure that the Don Bosco Campus which so clean and well ordered to be kept as a tobacco free campus.