VoTV conducted on occasion of World No Tobacco Day at Central Jail, in Trivandrum, Kerala
VoTV videos sharing their affliction by tobacco related diseases showed in the Jail Sensitization program. Shri T P Senkumar, Director General of Prisons & Correctional Services said he was awaiting Government approval for his proposal to ban smoking in jails. Permission to smoke in jails goes against the Hon’ble Supreme Court direction and the guidelines of the Government of India.
Shri TP Senkumar, Director General of Prisons & Correctional Services, Actor Shri Bharat Suresh Gopi, Dr Paul Sebastian, Director, Regional Cancer Centre, Dr K R Thankappan, Prof and Head, Achutha Menon Centre, Shri H Gopakumar, DIG, Prisons Head quarters, Shri B Pradeep, DIG Prisons – South Zone,Dr AS Pradeep Kumar, Addl Director of Health Services, Dr R Jayakrishnan, Asst Professor, RCC were present in the occasion.