It is a problem of the whole society and has eaten into its vitals.
In the beginning a person takes a drug out of curiosity or for pleasure.
Since I had heard a lot about villages, I wanted to visit one. One day our teacher decided That he would take us to a village, situated at a distance of 15 kilometres from Delhi. We stood on the edge of a field and saw the expanse of land before us, land laden with the fruit of human labour. The Headman made everything all the more Interesting by adding comments from his own experience.
Full Grown, bountiful crops were waving in the fields. All that we had read in books Came alive before our eyes.
Most of them fall in the hands of drug-peddlers, murderers, and terrorist groups.
Young girls get sexually abused and often land in brothels.
Drug addiction is a major social evil of modern times.
It has spread its tentacles among the young and the old, and the rich and the poor.
In earlier times there used to be no water-taps, electricity or doctors to look after the health of villagers.
But now-a-days most villages have electricity and water supply and health centres.