‘Drug Free India’ event to be launched on Feb 19

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‘Drug Free India’ event to be launched on Feb 19

Monday, 11 February 2019 | PNS | Chandigarh

ADGP Haryana and Special Officer (Community Policing and Outreach),Chief Minister’s Office, OP Singh on Sunday said that “Drug Free India” program will be launched from Guru Jambheshwar University at Hisar on February 19.

The program will be launched in collaboration with Art of Living foundation. The Chief Minister Manohar Lal will be the chief guest in this program, he said.

Apart from this, more than 20000 youth from Hisar, Fatehabad, Sirsa and Jind districts will participate in this program.

OP Singh held a meeting with officers and officials of administration and police, various organizations and representatives of various NGOs in Hisar on Sunday, regarding preparations and arrangements of the “Drug Free India” program.

Singh said that this city will prove to be doing a historic work in the directions of drug free movement and on February 19, Chief Minister Manohar Lal, renowned world humanitarian leader, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar and many celebrities and dignitaries will be a witness to this historic moment.

An exhibition regarding campaign against drug addiction will also be organised on this occasion, at the venue, Singh said.

 He said that various sports activities such as Rahgiri were started by the State government so as to save the youth from drug and alcohol addiction and to mentally prepare them for leading a healthy life along with their holistic development.

These programs have shown positive results, he added.

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