STATE TIMES NEWS
R S PURA: J&K Society for Promotion of Youth and Masses, a NGO working in the field of Health and Development organised awareness programme on Drug and its management with collaboration with Batwal Yuva Welfare society in Phinder Village of R.S Pura.
The objective of this awareness programme is to generate awareness among general mass on ill effects of Drug abuse. JKSPYM in its recent survey found that drug abuse is in rise in the UT of Jammu and Kashmir and every activity pertaining to curb the addiction is much required now days.
More than 100 people from village participated in the programme and got benefitted from it. Main activities of the program were to identify the drug users, provided counseling to them and refer them to the need based services. Information and counseling was one of the main activities of the camp.
Pamphlets having massage on Ill effects of drug use, etc. printed in local language is also distributed.
All the staff member of JKSPYM was present on the occasion.