Imtiaz Essa Halepoto
It is an undeniable-fact that smoking has a detrimental impact on one’s health and finance. Looking this fact, majority of health experts are of the opinion that smoking should be banned thoroughly, whereas a few believe in putting strict restrictions on smoking and gambling but not banning smoking entirely. We have more number of smokers, they not only endanger their lives but they also leave substantial impact on surrounding people. As a consequence, more people are affected of diverse health issues. Experts predict that smoking is the major cause of lung and mouth cancers. Smoking is believed to be an important stress reliever by few, but it not only harms the person who smokes, causing serious health issues for those as well who are in close proximity of the smoker.
(-The writer is a freelance columnist, based in Jamshoro, Sindh.)