The enlightenment committee on the dangers of lassa fever and drug abuse commended the people of Rimi local government for adhering to the advises given to them. Speaker during the tour of the committee -the sarkin Dawan Katsina Alhaji Abba Balarabe said the emir of Katsina is really concerned about the welfare of his people.
Alhaji Abba further said the committee was constituted by the emir in recognition of the daggers of lassa fever which is being spread by rat and also the rampant nature of drug abuse in the state.
Also who spoke at the committee tour was the Ci gari of Katsina -Alhaji Aminu Mamman Dee who commended the traditional rulers in the local government and also urge them to maintain the Lassa Fever free status of the state and also curve the menace of drug abuse among the youth.
Earlier in his address, the Head of Administration of Rimi local government, Alhaji Dalhatu Makudawa applauded the efforts of both the Katsina emirate and state government in keeping the deadly viral disease in check.