Three-pronged strategy being pursued to establish a drug free society: DG ANF


Islamabad, Jan. 09 (TNS): Director General Anti-Narcotics Force Major General Muhammad Arif Malik says a three-pronged strategy is being pursued to establish a drug free society in the country. 

Addressing a news conference in Islamabad on Wednesday, he said under this strategy the ANF is focusing on Drug Supply Reduction, Drug Demand Reduction and International Cooperation.

He said thwarting drug abuse and trafficking is a shared responsibility at regional and global level and we are in touch with all stakeholders to achieve the desired results.

The DG ANF said Pakistan has achieved major breakthrough in combating this menace and as a result we are enjoying status of Poppy Free State since 2001 as per UN Drug and Crime standards.