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PM directs RAB to continue drives against drug abuse

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Health Desk--4th May, 2018: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in a function on Thursday gave directives to Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) to continue its drives against drug abuse.

She also asked intelligence agencies, other law enforcement agencies, BGB, defence forces, educational institutions as well as family members, to be careful so that boys and girls do not get addicted to drugs.

The Premier came up with the directive while addressing a function marking the 14th founding anniversary of Rab at its headquarters in the capital’s Kurmitola area.

Hasina said drug abuse is spreading fast in society. All those who produce, sell or carry and use drugs are equally guilty. So, stern action should be taken against them the PM added.

Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan also spoke, while Rab Director General Benazir Ahmed delivered the welcome speech on the occasion.