Tuesday, June 1, 2010
ARLS Marchman Act Blog "Smoking Section" - The video of a 2-year-old Indonesian toddler smoking has outraged the public and Child Welfare groups
The video was taken by a reporter who visited the fishing village in Musi Banyuasin, in the South Sumatra province where the family live, after hearing of the child smoking.
Ardi Rizal , the 2-year-old boy who is from Sumatra, Western Indonesia, is reported to smoke up to 40 cigarettes a day.
His parents who has received plenty of stick for the shocking addiction of their son say that every time they refuse little Rizal a cigarette “he throw a tantrum and starts to scream.”