150 jail inmates take pledge not to consume drugs
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Last Updated: Wednesday, February 08, 2012, 18:44
Kapurthala: Over 150 inmates lodged in the Modern Jail here on Wednesday took a pledge to shun drugs and urged the jail authorities to ensure their de-addiction.

The inmates took the pledge in the presence of DGP (Prisons) Shahsi Kant at a function held inside the jail premises.

The DGP assured the inmates that jail authorities would make arrangements for their treatment and said drug de-addiction drive would be carried out in all the jails.

He said over 60 per cent youths in the state were suffering from drug addiction.


First Published: Wednesday, February 08, 2012, 18:44

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