Parents and school teachers are having toughest times these days in Dimapur due to the intake of tobacco related products by school and college students. It has become a nuisance and uncontrolled. Tobacco and its related products such as Gutkhas are banned but the rampant sale in the market and its availability in every nooks and corners pan shops speaks of a voluminous indiscipline and negliegency on the part of the authorities concerned. Many pan shops are openly selling gutkhas to students in uniforms and there seems to be no corrective steps. Administration should gear up and more pertinently all the student bodies should play an active role for enforcing the ban on such products.
Ban tobacco products