International day against Drug Abuse and illicit trafficking is observed on 26th June to strengthen global action and cooperation to achieve the goal of an international society free of drug abuse. Observance of this day aims to raise awareness to fight against the substance abuse as usual as the unlawful trade of drugs and illicit trafficking.
An awareness rally was taken out in the Smart City Rourkela on 26th June , 2019 by number of school and college Students against Drug Abuse and Illicit trafficking. Students of SAI VALLEY WORLD SCHOOL actively participated in the rally. Nearly about 50 students of our school have shown their enthusiasm and efforts in this rally, carrying placard with messages urging the public to adhere to the principles advocated by eminent scholars and leaders of yesteryears. Messages about disastrous effect of drug on individual an society health and economy were created. The rally began from Hanuman Vatika, passes through number of other spots to culminate at Udit Nagar Parade Ground.
Captain S.N. Rout , 1st NCC Officer, Mr. P.K. Rout , 2nd NCC Officer D.K. Sahoo and 3rd Officer Amarnath Mishra and other NCC staffs conducted and participated in the rally.
Awareness speech was delivered by NCC officers against Drugs and its illegal trafficking. They advised the youth, students to keep away from narcotics and drugs . they advised the students to not to spoil their lives by consuming the narcotics. They conveyed students should take care of their career and character and should not be attracted by the drug peddlers. They did a splendid job, without their guidance and efforts this day would not have seen the light of the day.