Anti-smoking campaign is being launched by Pakistan Welfare society. The campaign will include seminars on the subject, distribution of handout on the subject for the benefit on general public. The campaign will start on Dec, 25 2009
DEC 27, 09: ANTISMOKING SEMINAR WILL BE HELD AT SAUDI BINLADIN COMPOUND
DEC 28, 09: ONLINE QUESTIONS/ ANSWERS IN URDU NEWS OFFICE.
DEC 29, 09: ANTISMOKING SEMINAR IN SAUDI OGER COMPOUND AND PAKISTAN INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL AZIZIA
DEC 30, 09: ANTI SMOKING SEMINAR IN SAUDI GERMAN HOSPITAL/COLLEGE/COMPOUND
DEC 31, 09: POSTER AND PAMPHLETS DISTRIBUTION
JAN 01, 10: CONCLUDING SEMINAR AND SMOKING CESSION CLINIC AT PAKISTAN CONSULATE JEDDAH AS A PART OF REGULAR FREE MEDICAL CAMP.
JAN 05, 10: ANTISMOKING LECTURE AT PAKISTAN INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL AZIZIA JEDDAH
Dec 27, 09. SAUDI BIN LADEN COMPOUND. JEDDAH
Pakistan welfare society started its anti-smoking campaign from 25 December.
Dec 27, 09 there was anti-smoking seminar at the residential compound of Saudi bin Ladin Company at out skirt of Jeddah. Dr. Ayaz Khan Mr. Sailm Jadoon consultant maintenance Saudi bin Ladin was the chief guest. Mr. Suleiman Minhas conducted the seminar. A huge of people attended the seminar. Dr. Ayaz Khan in his presentation explained various health hazards related to smoking and how to quit smoking. The chief guest promised himself to QUIT SMOKING. PWS vice President Mr. Sharif Zaman, joint secretary Dr. Sarmad Salim, Mr. Khalil Janjua, Mr. Faisal Sharif, and Mr. Omer Sharif also attended the gathering. At the end Dr. Khalil thanked the management of Saudi Bin Laden Group for arrangements, Pine hill Arabia Food LTD for sponsoring antismoking campaign.
Dec 29, 09. SAUDI OGIER COMPOUND
PWS Antismoking campaign is in full swing. On Dec 29, 09 lecture on smoking hazards by Dr. Ayaz Khan was held at Saudi Ogier Compound. Mr Tariq mushkus editor in chief Urdu news was chief guest. Dr. Ayaz explained various health hazards related to smoking and different means to quit smoking. Mr Tariq Mushkus in his speech highlighted the religious aspect of smoking, negative effect of advertisement on prompting smoking and urged the audience to abandon this bad habit. Welfare attaché of Pakistan consulate Jeddah appreciated PWS antismoking campaign and offered his cooperation in this regards. Dr. Khalil Ur Rehman president of society highlighted the various social and welfare activities of PWS and thanks the management of Saudi Oger for supporting antismoking campaign. Many people from audience announced to quit smoking. Pamphlet and hand bill were distributed.
Dec 30, 09. BATTERJEE MEDICAL COLLEGE. JEDDAH
Jan 01, 10. CONCLUDING SESSION OF ANTI-SMOKING CAMPAIGN
Final session in the campaign against smoking was held at Pakistan Consulate Jeddah on Jan 01, 2010. Although this is the last meeting during the campaign but antismoking advice will from now on be a part of regular activity of PWS. The meeting started with recitation from the Holy Quran & translation. Dr. Ayaz presented a lecture on bad effect & how to quit smoking. The lecture was followed by a brief message by Ambassador of Pakistan. The Ambassador expressed his delight at the way PWS is working for the benfit of the community. The session end in refreshment. The Free medical camp followed.
Jan 05, 10: ANTISMOKING LECTURE AT PAKISTAN INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL AZIZIA JEDDAH
Pakistan Welfare Society will hold seminar on smoking related health hazards in Pakistan International School senior section. Dr. Ayaz presented his lecture of health hazard of smoking & some technique to quit smoking.