Report No. 155
2.5. An Appraisal.-
For dealing with the Monaco of drug abuse and illicit trafficking therein due to geographical location of India between "GOLDEN TRIANGLE" and "GOLDEN CRESCENT", the major sources for illicit opium and its derivatives, their markets being in western countries, the danger of India being a transit rout is always there which has its own impact and effect locally particularly on the youth because the supply for them becomes easier. Therefore, it is imperative to take stringent measures by bringing about suitable amendments in the NDPS Act by making it more effective to combat this menace.