The second Buwrhin Esa Badminton Championship kicked off on Saturday. Buwrhin Esa is an important cultural festival of the Monsang community in Chandel.
Till date, drug-related topics are not discussed in schools except conducting awareness programmes by some organisations or associations or asking them in essay type questions in class-X board or class-XII exams, Founder cum Principal of Loyalam Public School, Moirang Khunou, Laishram Joy said.
IFP IMPACT: Around 50 drug users were targeted to be tested for COVID-19. However, only 29 men and four women turned up for the camp.
For slogan contest, Salam Denilson of Shining Star, Toubul, Elangbam Ganga of Shining Star School, Hemam Karuna of Innovative Academy stood first, second and third prizes respectively.
During the seminar, recommendations were made for treatment of drug addiction, motivation and encouragement for treatment and early prevention up to the age of 18 years.
MCPCR chairperson Phurailatpam Manibabu Sharma said that parents should know the signs of substance abuse to prevent children from using drugs.
As a part of the event, a symposium for the students on the topic ‘What can I do to prevent Alcoholism and Substance Abuse’ was also held
Among the 272 districts worst affected by drugs in the country, eight districts including Bishnupur are from Manipur.
The programmes were conducted with the joint effort of the ZEO and District Social Welfare, Thoubal
An awareness cum sensitization programme on "Prevention of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse" specially designed for the police personnel was held in Thoubal on Tuesday.
A total of 53 students and NYK Volunteers took part in the cycle rally.
There are around 34,355 injecting drug users in the state as per the survey conducted by the Union Social Justice and Empowerment Ministry in the year 2019.
A street play entitled ‘Nupi Thiba Ekaijei’ was also shown to the committee members, volunteers and official staff of Mini Secretariat.
District level Nasha Mukt Bharat Campaign Committee organised an awareness and education programme on ‘Prevention of Substance and Alcohol Abuse’ in relation to Nasha Mukt Bharat Campaign at Ngangnou Bazaar, Lilong Haoreibi Mayai Leikai, Thoubal district.
In view of the present COVID-19 pandemic in the nation and increasing domestic violence in Northeast India, the competition aims to empower the women of the Northeast states.