Friday 17 January 2020 5:22 AM UTC
KOCHI: The High Court directed the government to provide details regarding the number of de-addiction centres in Kerala, including special centres for women and children.
The suo motu case was registered after considering the editorial in Keralakaumudi regarding addictions and the letter of former SP N. Ramachandran that pointed out the use of drugs.
The police had earlier submitted surveys reports that state at least 31.8 percent of the state’s youth use one of drugs, alcohol or cigarette.
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