Anti-drug awareness prog held

IMPHAL, Aug 11
Thoubal  Battalion under the aegis of IGAR (South) conducted a drug awareness programme, organised by Yairipok COB of the Bn alongwith Coalition Against Drugs and Alcohol (CADA) Thoubal District and Joint Committee of People’s Welfare, Yairipok, at SEDO Yairipok Bazar.
As part of the programme, a lecture cum interactive session was organised on ‘Drug Abuse and No Smoking’, giving an insight to the attendees about the ill effect of drugs on human body and various measures to counter the drug menace.
In addition, display of various charts and posters alongwith distribution of pamphlets to the locals was also carried out to generate awareness about the ill effects of drugs and steps to overcome drug addiction. The programme was also attended by Dr S Ibomcha, SP Thoubal and Hijan Priyokumar, president CADA, said AR.