World Celebrates No Tobacco Day on May 31, 2022

World Celebrates No Tobacco Day on May 31 every year. This day is celebrated for awareness against Tobacco use. Every year many people die because of consuming tobacco only. Tobacco is very harmful to our health this led you to causes many serious problems like lung cancer and throat cancer or many other problems. Every year many men and women use to take tobacco in many forms. Some use it to take in the form of smoking and others use it to eat which is known as Chaini Khaini or Surti in the local languages in India. The world health organization (WHO) started many awareness programs and campaigns all over the world to say no to tobacco but still, there are more than 25% or above than that are still using tobacco in the world. According to the Global Adult Tobacco Survey India, 2016-17, there are near about 267 million adults aged above 15 years currently using tobacco. To know the whole news and related information just read the full article by scrolling down the page till the end.

Tobacco Usage In India

In India Tobacco is used on a very large scale. Every year 1.35 million death is reported in India who was consuming tobacco. Tobacco leads to cause many serious and dangerous problems like cancer, lung disease, cardiovascular disease, and stroke. Tobacco is a major risk factor for chronic diseases. In India tobacco is consumed in many forms like Bidi, Guthkha, Tambaku, Chaini Khaini, Surti, Cigarette, Hookah, Ganja, and Zarda. These are the basic forms of consumption of tobacco in India.

The government started many campaigns against tobacco usage. There is a campaign running called NoTobacco in which awareness programs are running in which people are told why they should not use tobacco. Currently, the government put tobacco in the highest Goods and Services Tax(GST) of 28%. India is imposing the burden of taxes on tobacco so that peoples use it less amount. There are some additional taxes are imposed on tobacco products like cigarettes and pan masala.

Tweets In Supports Of No Tobacco Day

There are a lot of tweets is done in support of No Tobacco Day on Social Media Platforms. Many Famous Politicians like Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and other people tweeted in support of World No Tobacco Day on May 31, 2022.

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