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After United Nations vote, high hopes for Indian cannabis industry

Their optimism stems from the United Nations (UN) reclassifying cannabis as a less dangerous drug in December 2020

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United Nations | Cannabis | Startups

Ritwik Sharma  |  New Delhi 



Cannabis, Ganja, drugs
In India, the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, illegalises recreational use of cannabis

For long, has been contested territory in India. It’s deified as a sacred plant and demonised as a devilish drug at the same time.

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First Published: Thu, February 25 2021. 06:10 IST

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