Gurez, Apr 27, CNS: To create awareness amongst the youth about health issues, hygiene & stress free-living a lecture cum health awareness campaign on Drug De-Addiction was organised at Kanzalwan on 25 April 2018. Kanzalwan is small village close to the LC in the Gurez Valley, which is cut off from the rest of the state of J&K for several months due to heavy snowfall. Disadvantages of drugs and emerging addiction level amongst youngsters was discussed during the lecture. Moreover, social effect and psychological impact on the individual’s health was also highlighted during the lectures. Various measures to keep the menace at bay from the society were also emphasized upon.
Another Health and Medical Fitness Drive was conducted at Dawar village wherein the populace was educated on health related issues and oral hygiene via Lectures, Posters and Photographs. The locals were also made aware about various diseases which can occur during heavy rainfall or due to unhygienic environment. They were also informed about general medication as well. All village elders, members of civil administration and eminent personalities of the village deeply appreciated the efforts of the Army for taking such thoughtful initiatives for the local populace of the Gurez Valley.