Hundreds of students from schools around Dominica will converge in Portsmouth tomorrow for a major anti-drug rally, scheduled to begin at 9:00 a.m.

The event is part of activities to observe Drug Awareness Month in Dominica under the theme “Responsibility, the Key to Being Drug Free”.

Drug Abuse Prevention Officer for the North, Edmond George, said students will parade the streets with placards and anti-drug slogans as they seek to bring out the anti-drug message in the community

“Following the match, students and parents will gather at the [Roosevelt Douglas Primary] school to listen to speeches by resource persons including the director of the unit Jacinta Bannis. Student will also put on various performances,” he said.

An exhibition is also expected to form part of the event.