objectives of the NTCP is to build up
capacity of the Districts to effectively
implement the Anti Tobacco Initiatives;
train the health and social workers; take up
appropriate IEC and mass awareness campaign
including School Health Programme; set up a
regulatory mechanism to monitor/ implement
the Anti Tobacco Laws including
establishment of product testing
laboratories; Global Adult tobacco survey
for surveillance etc.
The main components of the Tobacco
Control Programme will be as under:
Monitoring and implementation of Anti
Mass media Campaign
School Health Programme
Training and Capacity building for
Tobacco Cessation Centre.
District Tobacco Control Cell already
established in district on contractual basis
to support above programme.
activities of the District Tobacco Control
Programme shall be carried under the
supervision and guidance of the District
Programme Manager, NRHM. The state should
submit the budget for district as well as
state in the following format.