GUWAHATI, Sept 23: Under the aegis of Consumer Rights Organisation, a seminar on ‘Drug and alcohol abuse among the youth’ was held at Promod Saran Sadan in Guwahati . The seminar held with Uttam Bhattacharjya in the chair, discussed the issues like growing ‘drug abuse’ and substance abuse’ by the youths of today. The meet discussed at length misuse of drugs meant for medication as well as the rise in consumption of alcohol among the youths. The evil effects resulting from such abuse were also focused on during the discussion. The meet discussed ways and means of creating a social atmosphere free from such evil effects.
The seminar witnessed a good number of prominent persons taking part. A large number of students from educational institutes like Dispur College, Gauhati Commerce College, NERIM, Army School, Royal Global, DPS, Cotton Collegiate HS School among others attended the seminar.
The meet was also attended by the members and advisers of the Consumer Rights Organisation.