A meeting of the District AIDS Council was held on July 13, 2021 at the District Health Office, Rahim Yar Khan. The meeting was convened by Dr. Ghazanfar Shafique, District Health Officer, Rahim Yar Khan. Other participants of the meeting included officials from Social Welfare department, District Jail, Police Department, District HIV/AID Program, Health Department and Nai Zindagi.
Provincial Coordinator, Nai Zindagi briefed the participants about Nai Zindagi’s activities in the district and explained the role of detox, ART center and client registration process. Data of PWIDs in Rahim Yar Khan was also shared with the participants. Nai Zindagi suggested that the Deputy Commissioner and District Police Officer should record a 10-15 second video messages for youngsters to sensitize them against the use of drugs. The attendees appreciated the efforts of Nai Zindagi in the district.