REPORT ON THE SEMINAR
CLASS ON DRUG ABUSE
The Department of Public Health Dentistry of Azeezia College of Dental Sciences and Research
in association with NSS unit(NSS/SFU/KLM/KUHS/3) organized a seminar on “AASTHA-
Awareness on drug abuse” on 19th of September 2023, Tuesday between 12 pm to 1 pm. The
seminar was conducted by Mr.Rajesh, Assistant Excise Commissioner, Kollam.
Mr.Jawahar Janard, CEO, Azeezia Dental College chaired the session and delivered welcome
address and introduced the guest speaker. Mr.Rajesh , delivered a lecture on the topic “Awareness
of drug abuse “. He explained about the threats of drug usage, the cases filed against drug abuse
and the ways to prevent abuse. He also explained about the drugs prone to abuse and the
symptoms and clinical appearance of a person who is on drugs. He also made us promise to
educate and give awareness to those people targeted for drug abuse not to promote it and
withdraw the usage.
We received a good response from the audience and also they gave a good feedback. The guest
speaker thanked the organizers for arranging the seminar. At the end of the seminar Praneeth S
Pillai, Final year part A BDS student delivered the vote of thanks.