With reference to the letter ‘NCB not acting on complaint’ by No To Drugs, published in the Opinion page of the Borneo Bulletin on September 25, the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) thanks the writer for expressing concern on drug abuse at the workplace.
This concern is shared by NCB as the use of narcotics at the workplace affects decision-making abilities as well as physically impairing employees.
Drug abuse cannot and will not be tolerated in Brunei Darussalam.
NCB takes pride in the service it delivers to the public and sees it as its duty to ensure that its role and responsibilities are performed efficiently and effectively.
Public assistance and support are crucial to the attainment of NCB’s mission.
NCB takes seriously any information shared and submitted by the public as such all information or allegations of drug abuse will be thoroughly scrutinised and investigated to protect people from malicious accusations. Once the information received is substantiated, a plan of action would then be initiated.
The writer or public may contact NCB directly should they have any concerns with their submitted report.
NCB wishes to express gratitude to all those who have cooperated and supported the NCB in eradicating drug activities in this country.
Any information relating drug abuse activities may be submitted via telephone at 2448877 (office hours), hotline 8777444 (after working hours) or by e-mail to [email protected] All information provided will be treated in the strictest of confidence.
Narcotics Control Bureau
Prime Minister’s Office
Bandar Seri Begawan