Denpasar – Many people do not understand why or how other people become addicted to drugs. They may mistakenly think that those who use drugs lack moral principles or willpower and they could stop their drug simply by choosing to. It severe things and requires serious attention and action both from government and family.
Therefore, Aston Denpasar Hotel & Convention Center in collaboration with Radio Pinguin FM, Bali held an off-air talk show. The theme of the event was “Protect the Family from the Dangers of Drugs” on Saturday, July 27th, 2019 and attended by 50 Sahabat (Radio listeners) Pinguin FM at Agung meeting room.
The speaker was Hagnyono, Chief National Anti-Narcotics Agency Denpasar, Bali who delivered a presentation “Drug Prevention Starts From the Family Environment”. Lead by Wibi & Winda, Pinguin FM’s radio announcer as a moderator & MC, the participants were very enthusiastic in the off-air talk show, especially the games session. The event is even more attractive with a stand-up comedy performance by HaiPuja and cooking demo presented by the Duo Chef Komang with their special menus such as Stuffed Chicken with Spinach and Durian Pancake. The talk show ended with the announcement of game-winners, a group photo, distribution of souvenirs, and lunch.
“Nowadays, drug abuse at various levels demands concrete actions that need to be carried out immediately. By holding an event like this, we can reach the society in an efficient way, thus the participants can convey it to their families. Thank you Pinguin FM for the collaboration, we can organize a very well-managed seminar like this as a part of concrete actions to help the society prevent the spread of drugs in our environment,” Said Sony Bambang Suryo, General Manager at Aston Denpasar Hotel & Convention Center.
“Drug cases are very troubling, especially some celebrities have been arrested by the authorities for drug possession recently. As a parent of a teenager, I always worried that my children might fall into the narcotics’ case. But through this talk show, I got enlightenment and worries-free because now I know what I have to do to ensure my family is free from drug abuse. Thank you Pinguin FM and Aston Denpasar, I look forward to joining in the other useful event soon,” said Ni Ayu Komang Sukani, one of the participants of the event. (*)