Tag Archives: United Nations Commission on Narcotic Drugs (CND)

Combating drug, illicit trafficking pose threats to officials’ lives

  Staff Report Islamabad: As the world commemorated the International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking last month, Pakistan’s Minister of State for Narcotics Control Shehryar Afridi while addressing launching ceremony of World Drug Report 2019 had pledged his government would bring a legislation to effectively nab those involved …

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UN unanimously adopts Pak resolution on ‘drug abuse in educational institutions’

Vienna: The United Nations Commission on Narcotic Drugs (CND), during the sixty-first regular session, has unanimously adopted Pakistan’s resolution on “strengthening efforts to prevent drug abuse in educational settings”. According to foreign office statement, the resolution was adopted during the sixty-first regular session of the Commission in Vienna, the meeting …

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