International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking
On 26th June 2013, Kripa Dharavi in collaboration with Narcotics Control Bureau commemorated Anti Drug Day. The members of the dais were Rev. Fr. Joe Pereira, Senior Officials of Narcotics Control Bureau, Sion Hospital and Marol Police Training Camp.
There was a rally; flagged off by Dr. Mahek Jain, Superintendent, NCB, New Delhi and Dr. Maria Nigam, Director, Kripa Dharavi Project, and participated by students from various schools, social workers, local leaders, well-wishers and staff of the centre.
Post rally, the gathering adjourned to the local hall wherein members of the dais gave speeches on the evils of addiction. The programme continued with slogan and street play competitions and participants were awarded trophies and certificates. Snacks and Refreshments were served to all.
The programme was covered by P 7 News TV Channel that featured Dr. Maria Nigam.