Interpret World No Drugs Day through Enhancing Literacy Culture

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As proclaimed by the UNODC (United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime) on June 26, this is celebrated as International No Drugs Day. Before we talk about the meaning of the commemoration of that day, talking about Narcotics has certainly become an old issue which is still our scourge, how is the development of Narcotics in Indonesia itself ???

Quoted from at that time, President Jokowi to be precise on 4 February 2015 said that Indonesia already in a state of emergency when talking about the problem of narcotics narcotics and the like, this is based on the data it has, approximately 50 people in Indonesia die every day due to drug abuse.

Quoted Chairman of the National Narcotics Agency (BNN), Komjen Heru Winarko revealed that the types of new drugs or New Psychoactive Substances (NPS) circulating in society today are increasingly diverse. As a result of these various types of drugs, said Heru, the preference for narcotics abuse in Indonesia has increased by 0.03% in 2019. (Nizam)