Exorcise the ghost

AS RALLIES for a cause go, it might have been the usual except for some innovative displays to send home the message about quitting use of tobacco. The anti-tobacco rally organised by the Voluntary Health Association and students from medical colleges made an impact.

What was most striking was the garishly dressed and eye-catching "tambakusura", the tobacco demon in person. Many youth on the verge of getting addicted to tobacco might have been made to change their mind watching the grotesque image of this demon.

By K.S.