Cramped up drug rehab centres pose high risk of increasing COVID-19 spread in Manipur

The over one lakh estimated drug users in Manipur is viewed as a high risk group for COVID-19 infection as most of them tend to venture out in search for their daily fix in the absence of a drug policy or regulatory mechanism for private rehabilitation centres despite lockdown in the state.

First Published: May 24, 2020, 9:32 a.m.