|Early Times Report|
JAMMU, May 16: Jammu Chamber of Commerce and Industry (JCCI) organized a programme for fund raising initiation drive for the De-Addiction Centre and a felicitation here today at Chambers House.
On the occasion, M K Sinha, Inspector General of Police (IGP) Jammu Zone, was the chief guest while Sujit Kumar, IPS DIG Jammu-Kathua-Samba Range, Tejinder Singh, SSP Jammu, Vinay Sharma, SP South, Sheema Qasba, ASP and Dr Ruveda Salam, Commissioner Income Tax were guests of honour.
After welcoming the dignitaries, the Chamber president Rakesh Gupta in his address to the members and presidents of various affiliated Associations stressed and explained on the need of De-Addiction centre in Jammu considering the massive rise in drug menace among various sections of the society. He appealed to all the members to donate liberally for effective running of the De-Addiction centre to be run by the J&K Police Department.
Sujit Kumar, DIG Jammu -Kathua-Samba gave a digital presentation to make one and all aware about the rise in demand and supply of drugs through an index showing the growing drug abuse every year and number of registered cases against drug peddlers every year.
Tejinder Singh, SSP Jammu on this occasion spoke and explained that how aggressively the Police department was fighting against the menace of drugs and apprehending many drug peddlers.
Addressing the gathering, M K Sinha, IGP Jammu zone, explained and stressed upon the role of parents to teach their children to inculcate and imbibe healthy life style and habits. He also referred to many quotes from Sanskrit & English explaining how to lead a selfless life and help others to get rid of this drug menace.
The other office bearers of JCCI present on the occasion include Rajesh Gupta, Sr. Vice President, Rajeev Gupta. Jr. Vice President, Manish Gupta, Secretary General, Gaurav Gupta, Secretary and Ashu Gupta, Treasurer.