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Kashmir doctor gets WHO award for outstanding services in Tobacco control

Kashmir doctor gets WHO award for outstanding services in Tobacco control

Srinagar, May 28 (UNI) The World Health Organisation (WHO) has awarded a doctor for his outstanding services in Tobacco control in Kashmir, an official spokesman said.
Dr. Mir Mushtaq is the first doctor in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir to receive such a distinguished award from the WHO.
Dr Mushtaq, who is a Nodal Officer of National Tobacco Control Programme Directorate of Health Service Kashmir (NTCP DHSK), has been honored with the prestigious WHO Award for his outstanding contributions to tobacco control in the Kashmir Division.

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