Police in collaboration with Directorate Of Health Services Kashmir organised a workshop on drugs and tobacco menace at DPO Budgam on Saturday.
According to a police spokesperson, various police officers and officials participated in the workshop. A team of doctors including Dr Rehana- Epidemiologist Kashmir, Dr Afaq Jalali Physician and Dr Mohammad Naser, State Coordinator Tobacco Control had a threadbare discussion on the issue. The measures to control the menace were also discussed in the workshop.
A special drive to eradicate the menace from district Budgam is already in place and shall be intensified in the coming days, the spokesperson said. Strict action under law shall be taken against violators. Vigil on the sale of Tobacco products around educational institutes shall also be intensified and strict action against violators under law shall be taken.