DRUGS PREVENTION LAWS IN INDIA-A CRITICAL ANALYSIS Aabil Husain, Assistant Professor, Department of Law Prestige Institute of Management & Research, Gwalior Download Manuscript ABSTRACT The use of drugs and narcotics substance has increased and the substances used have taken an impact on an individual’s life many adults are using substantial use of these particular individuals could be cocaine, Heroine to increase the flow of dopamine and reduce stress. Many adults have taken it as an alternative to reduce stress. To control the use and prevent the use of drugs and narcotics and the pharmaceutical sectors use has become popular among adults as well as teenagers. They have just made use of these substances very common to use as it is specified in a quantity and is common among teenagers. The Drugs and Cosmetics Act,1940 is legislation in India that regulates the import, manufacture, distribution, sale, and use of drugs and cosmetics in the country. The Act is administered by the Central Drugs Standard Control Organization (CDSCO), which is the national regulatory body for pharmaceuticals and medical devices in India. To ensure the safety, efficacy, and quality of drugs and cosmetics available in the market, and to protect the public from the harmful effects of substandard or spurious products. Drugs Control Act, depending on the specific laws and regulations that have been put in place. In some countries, the Act may be administered by a government agency or department that is responsible for enforcing the provisions of the Act and regulating the drug industry. In other countries, the Act may be enforced by law enforcement agencies, such as the police or the customs department. Teenagers need to be educated about the potential risks and dangers of drug use, as well as the potential consequences of drug abuse, such as legal issues, health problems, and social and personal consequences. Parents, educators, and other adults can play a critical role in helping teenagers understand the risks associated with drug use and in providing them with the knowledge and skills they need to make healthy, informed decisions about drugs. Also, there should be some measures to improve the stage of teenagers when they are using drugs or any substance which is impacting their lifestyle, so there is some measure as well discussed down for the improvement of Teenagers. Type Information Research Paper LawFoyer International Journal of Doctrinal Legal Research, Volume I, Issue II, Page 1 – 11 Creative Commons Copyright This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License. Copyright © LIJDLR 2023 Recent content DRUGS PREVENTION LAWS IN INDIA-A CRITICAL ANALYSIS STATUS OF MID-DAY MEAL SCHEME IN BIHAR ROLE OF INDEPENDENT DIRECTORS IN MAINTAINING CORPORATE GOVERNANCE – CRITICAL EVALUATION IMMORAL TRAFFICKING OF WOMEN AND CHILDREN IN INDIA​ ANALYSING THE IMPACT OF TRIBUNALISATION IN CONTEMPORARY ERA w.r.t NTT AND NCLT CASE MEDIA TRIAL AND RIGHT TO FREEDOM OF SPEECH AND EXPRESSION: AN ANALYSIS