Karachi to be transformed into smoke-free city: Commissioner

Commissioner Karachi Muhammad Iqbal Memon Sunday said that the City Administration of Karachi Division will take all possible steps to make Karachi a smoke-free city.


A Tobacco Control Desk has been established for monitoring activities for making Karachi a completely Smoke-Free Zone. The desk will function at the office of the Commissioner and a District Implementation and Monitoring Committees (DIMC) on tobacco control will also be formed for effective monitoring in all the districts under the supervision of deputy commissioners.


The commissioner was speaking as the chief guest after the inauguration of the Smoke-Free Karachi Cycling Rally.