Drug awareness program held in Srinagar

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Srinagar: To curb the menace of drug abuse in the valley, Centre for Youth Development (CYD) a Srinagar based social organization, held a workshop “drug abuse prevention and awareness drive” at Rainawari Girls Higher Secondary School, here.
The workshop was supported by Directorate of School education and IRCS. Teachers of different private and government Schools falling under ZEO Rainawari were informed about the ill effects of drugs, signs and symptoms and the treatment facilities available at different corners of the valley, a statement by CYD said.
The chairman (CYD) Imtiyaz Chasti distributed drug abuse prevention guide among the participants, and said that CYD will be holding a series of awareness and sensitization camps/programs across the valley, a statement reads.