One of the most commonly used drugs in the whole world is Marijuana. Over 125 million people are using it illegally around the whole globe in some or the other form. People in India use Marijuana use it because they are bound to faith and mysticism. They consider it to be a healing medicine which provides you ecstasy in the original sense of the word. The country of India has been consuming and celebrating with charas, weed, and other such related drugs for over the centuries.
The major reasons why Marijuana should be legalized in India are as follows:
- The illegal trade will be eliminated with the legalization of Marijuana and all the associated crimes will also be reduced. If it will be legalized, then the black market production of marijuana will be totally stopped. Full rules and regulations will be laid and the trade will be handled by the people like government, merchants etc and not by the criminals.
- The legalization of marijuana and the taxing over it will let the government stand to earn very high revenue which will otherwise go in the hands of the drug cartels.
- This will lead to the increase in the rate of employment in the industry. Legalization for the purpose of recreation and some medical related purpose will create many new jobs and thus the unemployment rate will significantly get reduced.
- Many studies till now have depicted that there are dozens of medical benefits that are being associated with the usage of marijuana. The disease like glaucoma and cancer can be treated to some extent by its usage and also the metabolism of the body can be improved.
Thus, it is very important to have a look that which states have legalized marijuana and which are still against it to take the further measures.