Downtown body pledges to fight drug abuse

In a significant development, representatives of over 20 localities of Downtown under amalgam of Shahar-i-Khaas Welfare Coordination Committee pledged to fight drug abuse.

In a statement, the Committee stated that during a meeting the rising trend of the drug abuses in Kashmir was deliberated upon.

“The members pledged to carry forward the mission of the coordination committee to fight for eradication of drug addiction ” the statement reads.

The coordination urged Imams to aware masses particularly the youth about the ill-effects of drug abuse.