Drugs abuse is a social problem
What are Drugs???A drug, broadlyspeaking, is anysubstance that,when absorbed intothe body of a livingorganism, altersnorma...
They include drugs such as:● Cocaine● Marijuana● Chars● Bhang● Opium● Morphine● Alcohols● Benzodiazepine  Etc.
Why People becomeaddicted of narcotics?● Medical/Accidental● Psychoneurotic● Psychopaths● Psychotic
   Due to poor group    association   Due to bad relationship or    breakage in past   Disorganized family   Bad relat...
   Lack of goal direction in life   Mental punishment or torture   Rigid teaching techniques   Easy access to drugs  ...
Recent surveys reveal thatDrug  addicts are usuallybetween ages of 21-30 years.76% heroin addicts,61% tabletaddicts and ...
   attitude of drug addict towards his family or    society???   feelings of an addict when he is on drug???
   Sudden deaths   Broken homes   Lost productivity   Economic pressure to    maintain habit   Development of    crim...
   27% of total HIV positives are injected drugs    addicts   125,000 injected drug addicts and most of them    share co...
   In 2003 cultivation of 6703        There are 90,000(0.7%)    hectors in Pakistan, in 2004.       addicts in KPK,    2...
   Police   Rangers   Pakistan Coast Guards   Airport Security Force   Frontier Corps   Federal Investigation Agency...
   Psychological solutions/ Contra normative    control   Sociological solutions/ by compensation of    feelings   Soci...
   crash programs through          Campaigns for HIV/AIDS    mass media                       should also be run   drug...
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Introduction to sociology 1

  1. 1. Drugs abuse is a social problem
  2. 2. What are Drugs???A drug, broadlyspeaking, is anysubstance that,when absorbed intothe body of a livingorganism, altersnormal bodyfunction.
  3. 3. They include drugs such as:● Cocaine● Marijuana● Chars● Bhang● Opium● Morphine● Alcohols● Benzodiazepine Etc.
  4. 4. Why People becomeaddicted of narcotics?● Medical/Accidental● Psychoneurotic● Psychopaths● Psychotic
  5. 5.  Due to poor group association Due to bad relationship or breakage in past Disorganized family Bad relationship with their parents Peer pressure Rejections by society Frustration Death of dear one Unemployment Inter familial conflicts
  6. 6.  Lack of goal direction in life Mental punishment or torture Rigid teaching techniques Easy access to drugs Addiction to prescribed medicine Involvement of administration in drug mafia especially The Police Etc.
  7. 7. Recent surveys reveal thatDrug addicts are usuallybetween ages of 21-30 years.76% heroin addicts,61% tabletaddicts and 43% opium addictsbecame addicted through theirfriendsOnly 13% addicts were foundeducated55% of addicts were married24 year age is average addictsage in Pakistan
  8. 8.  attitude of drug addict towards his family or society??? feelings of an addict when he is on drug???
  9. 9.  Sudden deaths Broken homes Lost productivity Economic pressure to maintain habit Development of criminal behaviors Changing attitudes towards others
  10. 10.  27% of total HIV positives are injected drugs addicts 125,000 injected drug addicts and most of them share common needles.
  11. 11.  In 2003 cultivation of 6703  There are 90,000(0.7%) hectors in Pakistan, in 2004. addicts in KPK, 2005, 2006, and 2007 it was 200,000(0.4%) addicts in 6694, 3145, 1909 and 2306 Punjab, 87,000(0.4%) in hectors respectively. Sindh and 45,000 (1%) in 628,000 heroin addicts in Baluchistan.(2008) Pakistan(2008)  34% bhang addicts of total 100% increase in injected drug addicts(IDDRP) drugs addicts (2007)  there are 100,000 more 63,938% increase in tablets heroin addicts in Pakistan narcotics addicts(2006) every year.(HEC) heroin seizures in Pakistan  affect their 20 million increased to 187,909 kg from dependants also by psycho- 32,228 kg(2007) social pressure.(UNESCO) (United Nations)
  12. 12.  Police Rangers Pakistan Coast Guards Airport Security Force Frontier Corps Federal Investigation Agency Inter-Services of Intelligence Anti Narcotics Force
  13. 13.  Psychological solutions/ Contra normative control Sociological solutions/ by compensation of feelings Socio-psychological solutions/ scientifically learning how gradual withdrawal is possible
  14. 14.  crash programs through  Campaigns for HIV/AIDS mass media should also be run drug screening test should  A sensation of equality be introduced  Education awareness Anti Narcotics Force  Employment chances should be given power of  Every individual should attorney avoid to play with FIA’s anti narcotics wing emotions should be screened  After their treatment Treatment and society should accept rehabilitation them open heartedly Pakistan Penal Code  Parental control should be reconsidered  Society should treat drug Court trail system should addicts also in a peaceful be quicker manner
  15. 15. Very Much…..

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