No tobacco shops near schools

SRINAGAR, Feb 8: The authorities in Srinagar have ordered shutting down of all shops selling cigarettes and tobacco products near schools and have declared schools of the district as no smoking zones. The Deputy Commissioner Srinagar, Baseer Ahmed Khan directed the Chief Education Officer, Srinagar to ensure that ‘no-smoking’ signs were put up at all schools, both Government and private, and tobacco vendors within a 100-yard radius