RAHIM YAR KHAN - The future of young generation is at risk due to the gambling dens being thrived in various areas of the district. Reportedly, in Rahim Yar Khan district, the dealers of gambling through snooker clubs, billiard clubs, cards clubs and bond numbers have increased rapidly and a large number of youth get involved in this social evil.The students of schools and colleges spend most of their time in betting clubs and do not ago to schools and colleges regularly.The main points for gambling are: Adda Gulmerg, Nishat Cinema Road, Sadiq Town Chowk, Hospital Road, Baldia Road, Nooray Wali, Mohalla Kanjoowaan, Shahi Road, Abbasia Town, School Bazaar and many other places of the district.These clubs are being run in populated areas and create problems for the parents. Meanwhile, local residents have submitted many applications to the District Police Officer (DPO) with the demand to take action against these clubs and dealers but the police have appeared indifferent towards the grave problem.Moreover, social and other local associations like the Punjab Teachers Association and Bahawalpur Teachers Association have appealed to the Punjab Inspector General (IG) of Police and Regional Police Officer (RPO) to take strict action against these gambling points in the district to secure the future of young generation.