Video confessions of drug addicted Punjabi girl has gone viral on social media. In this video, girl made some shocking revelation regarding drugs and slams govt for drug trade.
Its notable The recent release Udta Punjab highlighted the problem of drug addiction in Punjab. While, drug addiction is a global problem, Punjab has nearly 3.3 times more drug addicts per lakh than the Indian national average.
On the other hand, Slamming the opposition for “defaming” hard working Punjabis by labelling them as “drug addicts”, Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal today claimed the magnitude of the drug problem in the state was “much less than in many other states of the country”.
Forces “inimical to the state” were hell bent on branding Punjabis as “drug addicts” only to portray a “wrong picture” of the state before the country, he said on the sidelines of a Sangat Darshan programme in Rajasansi Assembly segment in Amritsar.
The chief minister said since time immemorial, Punjab had been the “sword arm” and “food bowl” of the country but ignoring this huge contribution of Punjabis, a malicious propaganda has been unleashed by some political parties to label these “patriotic sons of soil as drug addicts”.
Punjab Minister of Health and Family Welfare Surjit Kumar Jayani Sunday claimed that only 1 per cent of the state’s population was addicted to drugs. Drug addiction is not as serious a problem as is being projected to defame the state, he added.
Taking to task those trying to defame Punjab by branding its entire youth as drug addicts, Punjab Deputy Chief Minister S. Sukhbir Singh Badal said anti-Punjab and anti-Panthic people have evil designs on their mind as such unscrupulous elements want to disturb hard earned peace of the state. He, however, reiterated that the Punjab Government would not allow the nefarious plans of such forces to succeed.