Oath taking Ceremony against Drug Addiction on March 23
In its war waged against the drugs through Drug Abuse Prevention Officers (DAPO) program , the district level oath taking ceremony will be held on March 23 at the Multipurpose Stadium Bathinda.
Giving this information here today the Deputy Commissioner Bathinda Diprava Lakra stated that the March 23 – Martyrdom Day of Shaheed Bhagat Singh – is being observed as Youth Empowerment Day. The state level function will be held at Bhagat Singh’s village Khatkar Kalan at Shaheed Bhagat Singh Nagar and at Hussainiwala in district Ferozepur. The Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh will administer oath to DAPO volunteers in entire state.
He added that in Bathinda the district level function will be held at the Multipurpose Stadium. Similarly, Rampura sub division function will be held at Sidhu marriage palace, Talwandi Sabo sub division function will be held at nagar panchayat community hall Talwandi Sabo and Maur sub division function will be held at Ashirwad marriage palace on Talwandi Road Maur.
He added that on March 23 all the DAPO volunteers will be given their identity cards. he appealed people to register as DAPO volunteers and join government in fight against drugs.