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Some categories of population of Kazakhstan will be tested for drug addiction

The Ministry of Interior reports that by 2018 it is planned to prepare the legal framework, which will allow to identify people suffering from drug addiction on the early stages. "We examine and work on the issues of drug testing of some categories of population. These categories include minors, recruits, candidates for the civil service, as well as representatives of public service areas, drivers of public and private transport, employees of security firms that have access to weapons. The relevant law will be adopted in 2018 year", - said today the chief of the Anti-narcotics Department of Ministry of Internal Affairs of Kazakhstan - Sultan Kusetov, answering journalists' questions during a press conference for the International day against Druds.