75pc female students addicted to ice, crystal meth in capital: Afridi

–Inside minister reiterates resolve to sort out thriving drug tradition

ISLAMABAD: Minister of State for Inside Shehryar Khan Afridi revealed on Tuesday that as many as 75 per cent feminine college students of the federal capital are hooked on stimulating medication, together with ice and crystal meth; whereas nearly 45 per cent of male college students too are substance abusers.

Addressing the launching ceremony of “Little one Rights Coaching for Islamabad Police Officers” held at Police Strains, he mentioned that holding in view the alarming upward development of medicine amongst college students, the Inside Ministry has provide you with an efficient technique geared toward not sparing anybody pushing medication and destroying the youth’s future.

“The federal authorities has waged warfare on drug barons, land grabbers and mafia teams and an instance shall be made out of these concerned in heinous crimes focusing on the widespread individuals,” he mentioned, including that the capital metropolis police has additionally launched a crackdown on this regard.

The unprecedented crackdown, Afridi mentioned, has been launched in opposition to the drug mafia on the particular directives of Prime Minister Imran Khan and nobody shall be allowed to mar the way forward for the nation’s youthful generations.

He additionally warned all politicians, police officers and media individuals in opposition to supporting drug barons.

“Below the premier’s future technique, youth shall be taken ahead because the frontline troopers of Pakistan. I’m organising the children of all instructional establishments and shortly they are going to be defending Pakistan’s case on social media and all different fronts,” the minister mentioned.

The minister additionally urged the mother and father to maintain a detailed eye on their children, who could turn out to be a sufferer of drug or youngster abuse and mentioned there was a must provoke an consciousness marketing campaign to sensitise the lots in the direction of the menace of medicine utilization at giant.

In the meantime, Pakistan Immediately learnt that unlawful drugs-related companies had been flourishing within the federal capital like actual property owing to the assist of the capital’s cops. “The drug mafia has sturdy roots within the capital’s administrative quarters, police, and is backed by influential tycoons,” sources mentioned.