Choose Life, Not Tobacco         |         Smoking is a habit that drains your money and kills your slowly, one puff after another….         |         Smoking helps you to relax… in Death-bed         |         Smoking is injurious not only to you, but for the ones around you also… Quit before it’s late         |         Smoking Leaves an Unseen Scar, it fill your Insides with Toxins and Tar         |         Only a fool would put his lips, at the other end of a burning fie.         |         Irony is, Tobacco companies kill their Best Customers.         |         You’re a Fool, if you think smoking is cool.         |         Tar the Roads, not your lungs.         |         Be brighter, put down the lighter.         |         Put the smoke out, before it put you Out.         |         Who’s going to retire on your hard-earned dollars… You or some tobacco company executive?         |         A Friend in Deed won’t make you smoke that weed.         |         Smokers die young, be smart, don’t start.         |         Every time you light up A cigarette, you are saying that your life isn’t worth Living….        |         Don’t let being on a ventilator ultimate become, the reason you eventually quit smoking. Save lungs while you can.         |         If you can’t stop smoking…. Cancer will.         |         Cigarettes are like Squirrels. They are perfectly harmless until you put one in your mouth and light it on fire.

Category Archives: Participants

VoTV in training for School Police Cadets by Kerala Police at G V Raja Sports school Aruvikkara, Trivandrum on 4th April 2014


On request from Trivandrum Rural Police, VoTV participated in the training of School Police Cadets in which 360 persons including police officials, students police cadets were present.

VoTV videos were shown in the event to sensitize the participants on the ill effects of tobacco.

Panel Discussion in Victers Channel – at Victers Studio, Trivandrum, Kerala


VoTV Kerala chapter organized a Panel Discussion in Victers Channel of the Department of Education, Government of Kerala on occasion of World Health Day. The recording was held on 2 April 2014 at Victers Channel Studio. Dr. Balagopal, RCC, Dr. Abhilash, SCTIMST and Mr. Sukumaran, Member, VoTV from Trivandrum participated in the discussion. Dr. Mini of Achutha Menon Centre for Health Science Studies, Trivandrum moderated the discussion.

Victers Channel Broadcasted this Panel discussion in three episodes on 7th April World Health Day.

VoTV celebrated “TambakuDahan” in Bihar


VoTV celebrated “TambakuDahan” on 14th March, 2014 at Muzaffarpur, Sitamarhi, Vaishali and Begusarai districts of Bihar. The movement was backed by Cancer Awareness Society, Indian Medical Association, Rotary Club & IDA. VoTV patrons Dr. V P Singh & Dr. Sobhana Chandra led the initiative.

Doctors, patients and local public participated in the movement. Dr .Pradeep Kumar VoTV patient, said, “This is a team work and efforts for creating greater impact on society with full passion, to eradicate fatal disease like cancer from innocent kids and other people of the society”. Dr. Rajesh Kumar, Dr. Sunil Kr. Sinha & Dr. Sanjay Pankaj talked about cancer. The Movement was very effective and successful.

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VoTV Kerala on air in a panel Discussion – All India Radio Review of pan masala ban implementation


A Panel discussion, reviewing the implementation of pan masala /gutka in Kerala was conducted on 21st March in the All India Radio, Trivandrum.

Food Safety Commissioner Shri K Anil Kumar, Medical Superintendent, RCC and VoTV Patron Shri K Ramadas and VoTV member Shri Rabi were the speakers.

The session, moderated by well-known journalist Shri Manoj Puthiyavila lasted over 40 minutes on the topics related to Health, legal and social aspects of pan masala /gutka.

VoTV (Kerala) invited for State Level Workshop on Non Communicable Disease at Regional Telecom Training Centre, Kaimanam, Trivandrum


VoTV was invited for a State Level Workshop on Non-communicable disease by Health Department. Participation included Police officials, Doctors, Health Inspectors and representatives of civil societies at Regional Telecom Training Centre, Kaimanam, Trivandrum, Kerala.

VoTV video was shown to sensitize the participants.


Dr. Pankaj Chaturvedi’s open letter to Anurag Kashyap for his petition challenging censor board notification

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Sensitization event in Gujarat Industrial Development Corporation


VoTV Patron, Dr. Rajesh Kantharia presented on Tobacco hazards and sensitized20 units at GIDC (Gujarat Industrial Development Corporation) in Waghodia, Gujarat on 14th Feb 2014. During the event, Anti Tobacco Campaign conducted a play on tobacco awareness, performed by the staff of the GIDC unit. All the units pledged to go tobacco free with immediate effect.




Nagaon District Cops geared up for Tobacco control: Sensitized by VoTV


VoTV Patron, Dr. Ashok Das conducted VoTV in sensitization program for SP, ASP and SHOs of Nagaon district.

Two VoTV patients participated in the event. They appealed to the police officers to strictly enforce the anti-tobacco laws to save the society from the tobacco menace.

Awareness programme in Gram Rakshak& Nagar SurakchaSamiti in Vidisha


On 8th Feb in Vidisha, Bhopal, VoTV Patron Dr. Niraj Shakti Nigam presented on Oral Cancer, ill effects of Gutkha/Pan masala and de addiction strategies in a seminar organised by Police Suptd. Shri. DharmendraChowdhari I.P.S for the volunteers of Gram Rakshak& Nagar Surakcha Samiti (Home guards).


About 800 young volunteers had attended the Seminar. All the Para Police personnel took pledge, to keep away with the Tobacco Products and to spread this message amongst the youngsters of their Mohallas.

VoTV State chapter launched in Rajasthan


Doctors geared up in Rajasthan to prevent children in Rajasthan from tobacco.  VoTV State chapter in Rajasthan launched on 4th August 2013 with a team of around 10 doctors.

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