Baby Smokes 40 Cigarettes A Day [video]

Smokes 40 cigarettes a day and if he doesn't get his cigarettes, he gets angry and screams?

According to Britains Sun newspaper, Ardi Rizal from Indonesia smoked his first cigarette when he was 18 months old and now smokes as many as 40 cigarettes per day.

Ardi's 26-year-old mother, Diana. "If he doesn't get cigarettes, he gets angry and screams and batters his head against the wall. He tells me he feels dizzy and sick."

The footage below shows 2 -year-old toddler Ardi puffing like an adult and the smoking toddler was witnessed by a reporter who recently visited his home in the fishing village of Musi Banyuasin, in Indonesia's South Sumatra province.


Ardi's youth is the extreme of a disturbing trend in Indonesia. Data from the Central Statistics Agency showed 25 percent of Indonesian children ages 3-to-15 have tried cigarettes, with 3.2 percent of those active smokers.

The percentage of 5- to 9-year-olds lighting up increased from 0.4 percent in 2001 to 2.8 percent in 2004, the agency reported.

However, his father, Mohammed Rizal seemed unconcerned.

"He looks pretty healthy to me. I don't see the problem," father said.

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....killing his own baby?  :(