Public Talk titled “Youths and Drugs” held in Dawei

People take part in the Public Talk in Dawei, Taninthayi Region, yesterday. Photo: MNA
People take part in the Public Talk in Dawei, Taninthayi Region, yesterday. Photo: MNA

Public Talk titled “Youths and Drugs” was held in Dawei, Taninthayi Region, yesterday, as part of efforts for promoting democratic practices among the people. The move is aimed at promoting opportunities for discussion between governmental officials and the people, encouraging discussion over issues in local communities and promoting habits of participation in public talks in accordance with the democratic practices.
The Public Talk was attended by Union Minister for Information Dr. Pe Myint, Taninthayi Region Chief Minister Dr. Le Le Maw and officials of the local authorities and young people.
At the talk, Taninthayi Region Social and Development Affairs Minister U Ho Pin led the public talk speaking about the menace of drugs and its ill affects. Chief Justice of the High Court of Taninthayi Region U Tin Aung gave talk on legal affairs related with drugs and judiciary sector, Taninthayi Region Police Force’s Police Col Nay Myo on actions taken against drug cases and Medical Superintendent of Dawei People’s Hospital Dr. Aye Aung and Head of Taninthayi Region Public Health Department Dr. Zaw Min Tun on treatment and rehabilitation.In his remarks, Union Minister Dr. Pe Myint urged the people to cooperate in cultivation of democratic practices starting from the Public Talk, saying that people should avoid criticizing individuals and organizations when they take part in discussion in accordance with the democratic practices.—Khaing Htoo (IPRD)

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