The World Health Organization has selected the Rajasthan government’s Medical & Health Department for its award this year in recognition of its achievements in the field of tobacco control. The department’s Additional Chief Secretary, Rohit Kumar Singh has received the award at a function to mark World No Tobacco Day in New Delhi.
The Health Department of the State is the only government body in the country which will be awarded for its tobacco-free initiatives.
Important Takeaways for LIC AAO/ADO Mains-
- Kalyan Singh is the current Governor of Rajasthan.
- Ashok Gehlot is Chief Minister of Rajasthan.
Source- The Hindu