In the case of Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput, it has been mentioned that he often used hemp. An assistant working in his house gave this to the police. Do you know what these drugs are? What is its effect and how is it made.
Often people understand cannabis and hemp differently, it is not. These are different forms of the same plant species. The male species of the plant is called cannabis and the female species as hemp. Hemp contains more THC than tetrahydrocarbonbinol. Hemp is prepared by drying the flowers, leaves and roots of the plant. At the same time hemp leaves are prepared by grinding.
Hemp is banned in India while cannabis can be used openly. Even after this, the consumption of cannabis is very popular in the country. It is called cannabis or marijuana in English. In ancient times, women living in Egypt used to soak marijuana in honey.
Cannabis or marijuana is a drug. Excitement increases due to its consumption. The best Ganja Malana Hills of the world grow in Himachal. Charas is also made from this plant. The resinous fluid comes out from its plant, through which charas is prepared. It is also called Sulfa. The fresh hashish is dark colored and turns brown when kept.
Although its use in all the countries of the world has legal validity, but it is not so in India. However, there has been a demand in Parliament to give legal recognition for its use in medical work.
It is currently prohibited in the country to keep marijuana, its trade, transport and consumption under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act 1985. There is also a provision for punishment for keeping this.
However, the World Health Organization (WHO) has said that the use of marijuana is beneficial in many diseases. WHO also says that some studies show that hemp is helpful in treating diseases like cancer, AIDS, asthma and glaucoma.
According to a paper published in the International Journal of Ayurveda and Pharmaceutical Chemistry, the earliest use of cannabis in medicine is found in the Atharvaveda before 1500 BC. This ancient book mentions cannabis, which is a form of hemp.
Despite being illegal, it is grown in many parts of the country, especially in the villages of Himachal Pradesh. It is almost impossible to stop its production because it springs up easily. It grows considerably in the wooded areas of the Indian Himalayas.
Hemp has also been used in ancient traditional Chinese medicines. According to a letter published by the US National Institutes of Health's National Center for Biotechnology Information, cannabis is used to bring moisture to the laxative medicine. Chinese surgeons used cannabis to anesthetize the patient before the operation.