KARACHI -- Today at the Youth Offenders Industrial School (YOIS
), Central Prison Karachi, United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) presented and introduced singer Shehzad Roy in a gathering of young inmates from YOIS
, senior officials from Ministry of Narcotics Control, Foreign Affairs, Health, Police, Judiciary, Prison, Home Department Sindh and Diplomatic community, to the media in his new role assigned to him as Goodwill Ambassador for UNODC Pakistan.
It was found that YOIS and women jails needed a psychologist appointed by the government for counseling and help of mentally disturbed patients.
In YOIS, no certified courses are offered, so efforts should be made in this direction.