J-K: Rajouri gets its first fully functional drug de-addiction centre


A 15-bed fully functional drug de-addiction centre was set up in Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri district, an official said on Friday.

The drug de-addiction centre, the first such facility in the border district, is supported by the Union Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment and is being run by National Educational Society And Social Welfare Organisation (NESSWO), an NGO, he said.

The offiicial said the out patient department (OPD) services at the centre will start from Monday, providing an opportunity for individuals struggling with addiction to seek help and support.