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NDPS Act: The Truth behind Udta Punjab

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Udta Punjab may have told a fictional story, but the problem of drug abuse and resultant incarceration in Punjab is very real. Neha Singhal, Senior Resident Fellow at Vidhi Centre for Legal Policy spoke to us about the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, why it is failing, and the ground realities behind its enforcement.

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