He also directed the police to step up vigil in drug-prone areas like Maqboolpura. He asked civil surgeon Dr Yash Mitra to set up a counselling centre for addicts in Maqboolpura. A mobile health unit must be stationed in Maqboolpura for collecting and testing blood and urine samples of addicts, he said.
The DC said the health department should set up drug de-addiction units in every community health centre in the district. He also interacted with doctors of the medical college involved in the drug de-addiction programme of the government.