Youth more so teens, who engage in sexual intercourse and drug abuse including abuse of alcohol and tobacco, are more likely than youth who abstain from such activities to become depressed, have suicidal thoughts and or even attempt suicide.
HEALTH EFFECTS OF ALCOHOL, TOBACCO AND DIFFERENT DRUG USE The use of alcohol, tobacco and other drugs has detrimental effects on health of the youth which may turn out to be fatal.
So to no one’s surprise, the Prime Minister in his characteristic posture of a keen and sensible observer of the situation, asked his Cabinet colleagues and the Commission to “reflect what these mean for our development options and what developments options these subsidies as shutting out”.
He asked whether such large outgo on subsidies mean few schools, fewer hospitals, fewer scholarships, lower public investment in agriculture and poor infrastructure”. Singh also indicated in clear terms that the nation’s food security might come under stress in the next decade.
The Planning Commission actually conceives every Five Year Plan with high expectations and hope that it would avoid the past mistakes and implement the new ideas in building a more prosperous India. Manmohan Singh categorically expressed concern over the burgeoning oil and food subsides.
With the same expectations it had submitted the 11th Five Year Plan Draft on November 9, 2007 and was cleared in a highly significant meeting presided by the Prime Minister Dr. In his speech, the Prime Minister pointed to the urgency of addressing “the problem of mounting subsidies in food, fertilizer and now in petroleum which is recent phenomenon’. Singh, himself a renewed economist and the key architect of liberalization, a whopping sum of over Rs.
Of the total plan size, the Center’s gross budgetary support would be Rs. The Plan has also fixed certain important targets which include taking industrial and services sector growth to 9-11 percent and investment rate of 36.7 percent.
The Plan draft aims to reduce the level of poverty by 10 percentage points by way of generating 70 million new jobs during the five year period also ensure electricity connection to all villages.
Youth who get into drugs may get it from a friend's friend, who also got it from his friend's friend and so on this is to say that drugs are not of easy access because they are illegal.
At the end of this long line of friends is a dealer who is making money out of destroying young people futures.