Jaipaiguri Youth TMC holds anti-drug rally


Jalpaiguri: Jalpaiguri Distirct Trinamool Youth Congress on Thursday organized an anti-drug rally in Jalpaiguri. The rally started from the Gandhi Statue in Jalpaiguri town and moved throughout the town.

Jalpaiguri District Trinammol Youth Congress President Saikat Chatterjee said, “Nearly 27 percent of the youth are addicted to drugs. We want a drug free Jalpaiguri within a year.”

Many students and youth participated in the rally under the leadership of Chatterjee.

He also said, “We will be distributing leaflets in the medicine shops so that no one is sold drugs like sleepings pills and injections without proper prescription. We have arranged the rally to change the mindset of the people and aware them against drug abuse.”