Afridi vows to set up new rehabilitation centers for transformation of drug addicts

ISLAMABAD, Sep 12 (APP):Minister for Narcotics Control & SAFRON Shehryar Khan Afridi on Thursday vowed to set up new rehabilitation centers for drug addicts to help transform the addicts into productive, useful and healthy citizens.

During a surprise visit at Modern Addiction Treatment and Rehabilitation Center (MATRC) here the minister met with over 36 addicts being rehabilitated at the MATRC run by Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) Regional Directorate, a press release said.

The minister had a detailed session with the drug addicts being treated at the facility and inquired about the facilities being provided to the addicts. He expressed great satisfaction over the facilities and rehab process being adopted to help transform the drug addicts into productive citizens.