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1006 AXA PROJECT: Anti-Tobacco Street Plays in Yerwada

posted Feb 23, 2020, 7:38 AM by Don Bosco Development Society   [ updated Feb 23, 2020, 7:38 AM ]
Koregaon Park (Pune), 12-Feb-2020: The Don Bosco Development Society (DBDS), Koregaon Park, organized two street plays titled ‘Tobacco Free Pune’ to create awareness against consuming tobacco at Gandhinagar slum and Jayprakash Nagar slum in Yerwada. The street play was held under the aegis of Health Risk Reduction Project’ supported by AXA Business Services.

The street play was presented by the NSS group of Sadhu Vaswani College of Nursing. The objective of the street play was to educate people on the harmful effects of tobacco and to abstain people from consuming tobacco. More than 150 children, men & women from the slum participated in the event carrying flashcards and speaking to people on ill effects of tobacco.