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'National No Tobacco Day' observed  Mozzaffar Hossain Poltu is honored with Anti Tobacco Award 2016
There is a fundamental conflict and moral disintegration between government, government officers and tobacco companies. Tobacco companies’ interest is to make profit by leading the young people in death causing tobacco intoxication. On the other side; governments interest is to ensure and development of public health. Because of this conflict, all kinds of activities of the tobacco company will have to resist and eliminate. According to the article 5.3 of international treaty Framework Convention of Tobacco Control (FCTC), no government officials and employees will not be able to take part in activities of tobacco company.  This opinion given in a program organized to observe National No Tobacco Day on 09 October 2016. The program held at Nobab Nawab Ali Chowdhury Senate Building of Dhaka University organized by Bangladesh Anti Tobacco Alliance (BATA). BATA Coordinator Saifuddin Ahmed presided over the meeting and speeches given by Vital Strategies Bangladesh Adviser Md. Shafiqul Islam. In the program, prominent social worker, politician, and president of National Anti Tuberculosis Association of Bangladesh (NATAB)Mozaffar Hossain Poltu has been honored with anti-tobacco award 2016. Secretary General of Prottasha Anti-Drug’s Cub Helal Ahmed gave welcome speech and Adviser of Manobik Rafiqul Islam Milon read out a short biography of honored eminent personality Mozaffar Hossain Poltu.
Taking Initiatives is Necessary to Control Usage of Private Cars

To reduce congestion usage of private cars will be reduced and public transportation system will be improved. In an event to celebrate World Carfree Day, Chief Guest Honorable Minister Mr Obaidul Qader said that, there is a thought to restrict buying more than one car per family in the new Road Transport Act. Special Guest Mr Annisul Haque, Honorable Mayor, Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) said that, In Banani one street will be pedestrianised. It was informed from the discussion that initiatives are being taken to reduce the number of private cars and to facilitate public bus and walking.

On 22nd September 2016, 44 organizations have celebrated the day closing vehicles in the street from 10am to 1pm. Various events like discussion, cycle rally, cultural program, kite flying etc were organized. The event was inaugurated by National Anthem, followed by flying pigeon and balloon.

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