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Workshop on HIV/AIDS and law enforcement agencies

19 November 2017

From Our Correspondent

MOREH | Nov 18

Manipur Network of Positive People (MNP+) in collaboration with DPU, NG, OSD, OSOM, MSF, CSD and Smart Society have organised today a workshop titled  ‘One day workshop on enhancing partnerships between Law Enforcement agencies and civil society organization in the context of drug use and HIV/AIDS’ at the conference hall of Moreh Trade Centre.

The workshop was attended by SDPO Moreh police, Lawrence, O.C. H.Chaoba singh , 11 Assam rifles Moreh, Avinash, officers of Moreh police and district AIDS Control officer Chandel, Dr. Kesho Singh Moirangthem.

The staffs of I.C.T.C. Moreh Hospital, Dedicated people union (DPU), New Generation (NG), Organization for social Development (OSD), Organisation for salvation of man (OSOM), Medicine sane frontier (MSF) Center for social Development (CSD) and Smart Society also attended the workshop.

At the workshop, the speakers discussed about how to bring together the IDUs (injecting Drug User) FSWs (Female sex worker) MWs (Migrant worker) and how to control them at the border town of Moreh with the help of police and securities.

Measures to prevent the arrival of female sex workers from the Myanmar border were discussed by clearing the up the misunderstandings between NGOs that work along with the police. An open discussion was also held as a part of the workshop.

        

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