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1025 MGL Vidya Project: Anti-tobacco Session in Tata Nagar Slum (CBD Belapur)

posted Mar 10, 2020, 7:52 AM by Don Bosco Development Society   [ updated Mar 10, 2020, 7:53 AM ]
Navi Mumbai, 19-Feb-2020: The Don Bosco Development Society (DBDS), organized an anti-tobacco health session for the families residing in Tatanagar slum in CBD Belapur. 52 people participated in this session held under the aegis of ‘MGL Vidya Project’ supported by Mahanagar Gas Limited.

Mr. Sunil Pandhare (Coordinator- DBDS) welcomed the participants and Resource Person. Mr Arif Sheikh was the resource person for the session. In his lecture, Mr Sheikh covered various topics such as habit forming products, harmful effects of tobacco on body and mind, oral cancer, lung cancer and many more health problems associated with it, treatment and rehabilitation of tobacco addiction etc. This was followed by question and answer session in which ladies asked many questions related to their health. Ms Megha Nikam and Ujjwala Majalkar (both Staff-DBDS) did the logistical arrangement for this event.