Health Desk: 03 March 2018: Press briefing with journalists on narcotics control and drug abuse was held in three districts- Natore, Pirojpur and Laxmipur, on Thursday.
NATORE: The district administration and the district information department jointly organised a press briefing with local journalists on narcotic control at the circuit house hall room on Thursday noon.
Deputy Commissioner (DC) Shahina Khatun read out the press briefing note before the journalists in the session.
At that time, District Information Officer Samiul Islam, Assistant Director of the Department of Narcotics Control (DNC) Md. Anisur Rahaman Khan, and Inspector of DNC Md. Alamgir Pasha were also present.
PIROJPUR: District Information Office organised the programme where Assistant Deputy Commissioner (Revenue) SM Sohrab Hossain was chief guest.
District Information Officer (DIO) Md. Mohshin Hossen Talukder also spoke at the event. He said, "The press briefing was organised with an aim to create public awareness among the people about drug abuse. The Information Ministry is working round the year to form a social movement in this connection. It is organising various events like cinema show, courtyard meeting, women gathering, discussion meeting, cultural show, small and group meeting and publicity in the district."
LAXIMPUR: On the occasion, DIO Md. Abdullah Al Mamun presided over a meeting where Additional Deputy Commissioner Mohammad Monjurul Islam was present as chief guest.
Among others, Inspector of the Department of Narcotics Control Nozib Ali was present as special guest.
Besides, journalists of different media were also present.