Day October 26, 2021

National Fund to Control Drug Abuse

• The Union Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment has recently recommended that the National Fund to Control Drug Abuse be used to carry out de-addiction programmes, rather than just policing activities. About: • According to the ministry, the fund,…

Extreme weather events in India

• Even as the southwest monsoon began to retreat from the subcontinent, Kerala and Uttarakhand received record rainfall in October. In both these States and others, there have been variations in the pattern and intensity of rainfall over the last…