United Nations classifies marijuana as a ‘less dangerous drug’, decision, for which India voted too, to help further medicinal use
With the categorisation of marijuana as a less dangerous drug, it is believed that the medicinal and therapeutic potential of the drug can now be recognised.
Rajiv Gandhi government had passed the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act in 1985 to ban cannabis in India
Manipur government considering legalising cannabis plantation for medical and industrial use: CM N. Biren Singh
CM Biren Singh informed the assembly that Manipur govt is considering to legalize cannabis plantation
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Tripura government attacked for stopping illegal ganja cultivation.
As confirmed by the DR, in the last few months a total of 8900 kg ganja has been seized from Tripura alone.