The provincial government of South Cotabato has heightened its campaign against illegal drugs, specifically focusing on the students.
This as the Provincial Anti-Drug Abuse Council (PADAC) spearheaded the kick-off and launching of Barkada Kontra Droga (BKD) sa Kolehiyo at the NDMU SMC Hall, Koronadal City, Monday, November 19.
At least 150 students from various schools in the province participated in the event.
The activity was made to increase awareness about the ill-effects of using illegal drugs, the provincial government said.
It was also in line with the celebration of the Drug Abuse Prevention and Control Week slated on November 19-23 in the province.