Mangaluru, June 01, 2019: The world Health Organization and its global partners celebrate the ’World No Tobacco Day’ on the 31st of May every year and in this regard the A.B. Shetty Institute of Dental Sciences in Association with New Managlore Port Trust conducted awareness programme, Dental Health check up camp and Street play were organized for the port dock workers and drivers at the Labor Deployment Office and container yard on 31.05.2019.
The awareness programme reiterated on the harmful and ill effects of Tobacco use, second hand smoke exposure and to discourage the use of tobacco in any form .
The Inaugural function was attended by the Traffic Manager Shri. Y.R.Belegal, Chief Medical Officer Shri. Dr. Srinivasullu, Sr.Dy. Traffic Manager Shri Nownith Kumar, DTM Shri. Sathis Kumar, DTM Shri. Pramod Kumar Das, Asst. Director Inspectorate of Dock Safety Shri. Milind Barhate and Prof. Dr.Shilpa. There were about hundred odd workers and drivers who attended the awareness programme and dental check up camp.