Mizoram Sate Tobacco Control Society (MSTCS) was formally inaugurated on the 30th of May 2009 by the Hon’ble Health Minister of State Mr. Lalrinliana Sailo. The MSTCS is funded by the Bloomberg Initiatives to Reduce Tobacco Use and is being monitored by the UNION South East Asia, New Delhi. The two years project on ‘Advocacy & Mobilization for Smoke Free Mizoram and Effective Tobacco Control Implementation in the State’ has been implemented in all eight districts of the state from April 2009. MSTCS is now implementing another two years project funded by Bloomberg Initiative to reduce tobacco use on "Advancing tobacco control in Mizoram through capacity Building ,strengthening National Tobacco Control Programme and Effective enforcement of tobacco control laws" w.e.f 1st July 2011.
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