WORLD NO TOBACCO DAY: Smoking in public places is an offence yet the smokers puff away with impunity endangering not only their own lives but also the lives of their near and dear ones around them. 80% of the cancers are caused by use of tobacco, cigarette, bidi, hukka, pan masala, gutka etc. Sahayta had organised a poster making competition to highlight the harmful affects of tobacco . The response has been overwhelming. the posters were adjudged by Mrs Balvinder Kaur, Chief Architect, Punjab, Mr Pallav Mukerjee, Architect and Mr Bhim Malhotra, a renowned artist on 28May.
The winners in junior section are: 1st Prize..Mohd Kaif –GMHS sec 32 D
2nd Prize..Sifat Preet Singh..GMSSS sec35-D
3rd Prize…Dhanvi Nair…..Mount carmel School.
The winners in middle section are: 1st Prize..Rohit…GMHS–sec32 D
2nd Prize..Tanya Gill…GSSschool– sec 25 D
3rd Prize.. Sunil Kumar …GMHS—32 D
Consolation Prize: …….. Yatin K B DAV S.S School
Praghya Paul Manav Mangal Smart School
The winners in senior section are : 1st Prize…Arshdeep Kaur… YPS Mohali.
2nd Prize…SurinderPal Singh. GSSSchool, MALOYA
3rd Prize…Divisha …St Soldier INT School. Mohali.
The prizes will be distributed on 31st May
Sahayta Cancer Kendra, Sec 15 B at 4 p.m.
Certificate of appreciation will be given to all the participants for his/her participation in poster making competition for World No Tobacco day.