*Anti-drug awareness rally held in Magam, Budgam *
Srinagar.10 Sep. Budgam Police organized an awareness rally under the banner of *“Prevention of Drug Addiction”*.The rally was attended by students and staff members of Government Boys Hr.Secondary School Magam, Government Girls Hr. Secondary School Magam, RMP School Magam and Green View School Magam. Besides Traders Union Magam, youth and other respectables of the Magam area also participated in the rally.
The awareness rally was flagged off by SDPO Magam *Shri Mohammad Saleem Bhat-JKPS* at Government Higher Secondary School Magam along with SHO Magam *Insp.Yasir Rashid* & other officers of Budgam police, Principals of participating schools and senior members of Trade Union Magam.The rally passed through Bus Stand Magam, Main Market Magam and returned to Government Boys Higher Secondary School Magam where the rally culminated.
The main aim of the rally was to spread awareness about ill effects of drug abuse and its consequences. SDPO Magam on the event appealed the general public to join hands with Budgam Police in curbing the abuse of drugs & related substances to eliminate this social evil from the society. Students/Participants were holding banners and placards in their hands with messages against substance abuse and raised slogans against the social evil and pledged to join their hands to eradicate this menace from the society.
The participants thanked Budgam Police for conducting such awareness rallies & building a bridge of trust between police and the youth.