Becomes 8th district in Gujarat to launch the campaign
Yellow Line Campaign launched in Vadodara Launched against Tobacco sell near and within 100 yards of Educational Institute in Vadodara District
The Yellow Line Campaign was launched in Vadodara as part of the National Tobacco Control Program to ensure stricter implementation of sec 6B of COTPA 2003. Vadodara becomes the 8th district in Gujarat to launch Yellow Line Campaign.
The Yellow Line was launched at the KJIT Institute, Savli in collaboration with the Health Dept, District Jilla Panchayat, Vadodara wherein more than 100 representative students from 3 institutes participated. They were briefed on the Ill effects of Tobacco Consumption and also the provisions of the Act COTPA 2003, esp. sec 6B.
The Chief District Health Officer, Vadodara Distrcit Dr. Uday Tilawat briefed the students on the National Tobacco Control Program. The objectives of the yellow Line Campaign were laid down by the Project Director, Faith Foundation Susan Samson.