Bagac holds Tobacco-Free Generation Advocacy Run

Bagac holds Tobacco-Free Generation Advocacy Run

Bagac holds Tobacco-Free Generation Advocacy Run

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BAGAC, Bataan – To intensify Tobacco-Free Generation campaign, Bagac held an advocacy run dubbed Hataw Bataan, Takbo Bagac! on Friday.
“It was very successful attracting about 3,000 runners. Cong. Joet Garcia who is spearheading the campaign in the district was there, and Mayor Gabz Del Rosario”, said Councilor Popoy Del Rosario, SB Chairman of the Committee on Health and organizer of the event.
“In spite of his very busy schedule Cong. Joet found time to join the advocacy run”, he said .
It will be remembered that the congressman actually started the no-smoking policy in the province when he was the city mayor of Balanga.
“We should safeguard public health and ensure well-being of our residents”, Del Rosario pointed out.
“This is also the thrust of Gov. Abet Garcia, a smoke-free campaign”, Del Rosario added.
The councilor had initiated the amendment of Bagac anti-smoking ordinance to be more effective and suits present time. He also authored the original anti-smoking ordinance.

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