When celebrated cricketers like Virender Sehwag and Harbhajan Singh make an appeal it is heard and it seems that is why they have made an appeal to all smokers on #WorldNoSmokingDay. Smoking is a bad habit that could get lethal at times, even claiming lives. Cancer is one of the biggest fallout’s of smoking and to help curb the rates of cancer Harbhajan and Sehwag has come out with a message that should act as an eye-opener for all smokers. Also Read - World No Tobacco Day 2020: Theme, History, And Significance of The Day
Virender Sehwag, who is excessively active on Twitter came up with a post, which read, “Tobacco companies kill their best customers. Please don’t consume tobacco, you are not a truck to emit smoke. Do yourself and your loved ones a favour , quit tobacco. Also Read - 'A Standout Performer', VVS Laxman Hails Rohit Sharma
Harbhajan Singh was not too far, he too joined the bandwagon. Harbhajan, like Sehwag came up with a tweet which read,”This
#WorldNoTobaccoDay I urge you all to quit smoking and chewing tobacco. Only you have the power to change your lifestyle. Be strong! #KickTheButt.”
VVS Laxman too came up with a message, his post read,”Smoking leaves an unseen scar, It fills your insides with toxins and tar. Put it out before it puts you out.
Meanwhile, a Global Adult Tobacco Survey shows that India is second when it comes to consuming tobacco, which is a startling stat and needs to be addressed at the earliest.