|Early Times Report|
Kathua, Mar 26: Continuing its efforts to create mass awareness on Drugs de-addiction & Liquor abuse among youth and ill effects of illicit liquor in society, Excise Department today organised a Nukkad Natak at Sehswan, Kathua in Excise Range Kathua, performed by the artist of Society for Environment, Education & Fine Arts, Jammu.
As a part of comprehensive action plan against Drug abuse and illicit liquor conceived by Excise Commissioner, Govt of J&K, Sh. M. Raju, this programme was aimed at educating the youth regarding various social and health ill effects of drug abuse and illicit liquor.
People were also made aware regarding various schemes of Government and new initiatives of Excise Department for rehabilitation and welfare of affected persons. The Excise Range Kathua organised the play under the supervision of Deputy Excise Commissioner Executive Jammu S. Amarjeet Singh in collaboration with J&K Academy of Art Culture and Languages and other stakeholders.
Rafie Naik, ETO Kathua & Mr. Arun Kumar, Inspector Excise spoke on the occassion. Inspectors Excise Mr. Razi Ahmad, Tariq Aziz & Sub Inspectors Mr. Amit Sharma, Sanjeev Kumar, Excise Guard Rajinder Singh along with licensees of Excise Range Kathua were also present in the occasion.