PM Launches Zindagi App for Drug Prevention Among Youth

By: Our Correspondent

ISLAMABAD: In a bid to prevent Pakistani youth from drugs Prime Minister Imran Khan has launched ‘Zindagi App’ that is aimed at introducing digitisation of all the sectors of Pakistan for public welfare.

As the name suggests, this app will be trying to save the lives of people who are indulged in drug addiction and at the same time, halt drug penetration in society.

Addressing the ceremony, he said drugs are destroying the life of our youth and all out efforts will be made to eradicate this scourge.

The Prime Minister regretted that the use of drugs starts at school level and the addicted persons are involved in other crimes too.

Referring to another problem facing the society, the Prime Minister said incidents of child abuse are also increasing in the society for which awareness has to be created to eradicate this menace.

The Prime Minister appreciated the awareness book on drugs launched on the occasion and said it needs to be introduced at all schools for increasing knowledge and awareness.

‘Zindagi App’ is an important development in countering the narcotics that will provide necessary information for stopping the flow of drugs.