The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) conducted a briefing on the dangers and prevention of drug abuse at the Seria Branch of the Belait District Office for 16 penghulu and village heads in the Belait District recently.
NCB and Belait District Office staff were also present.
Narcotic Officer at the Publicity Unit of NCB Wasli bin Haji Tuah delivered the talk.
He briefed on the detrimental effects of drug abuse in society and outlined efforts by the NCB in combatting the problem.
The briefing was also held to enhance knowledge of the community on the fight against criminal activities and violations of law in the country.
A question-and-answer session concluded the briefing.