30% OF RE­HA­BIL­I­TATED AD­DICTS RE­TURN TO DRUGS

The Sun (Malaysia) - - NEWS WITHOUT BORDERS -

AN av­er­age of 30% of re­ha­bil­i­tated drug ad­dicts re­turn to their old ways ev­ery year, said Deputy Home Min­is­ter Masir Ku­jat. He said this also in­cludes women and school stu­dents, adding that some of these women even re­sorted to tak­ing drugs such as syabu to stay slim. “Statis­tics from the Na­tional Anti-Drug Agency have recorded a to­tal of 5,853 mi­nors ad­dicted to drugs since 2009.

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