SPARC's interactive session on "Tobacco Health Levy Bill"

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SPARC organized an interactive session on Tobacco Health Levy Bill which is ready to be presented in parliament and its immediate implementation can generate 60 Billion Rupee revenue for government and to save Pakistani children and youth from the pandemic of tobacco. Dr. Shazia Sobia Aslam Soomro, Parliamentary Secretary, Ministry of National Health Services Regulations and Coordination, mentioned that Ministry of Health is committed to support all pro-child moves such as healthy levy because they are important to ensure that the number of smokers in Pakistan, which is already at 31 Million, does not go beyond our control.