Jose John August 3, 2016 No Comments
SHOULD DRINKING BE PROHIBITED? Except drunkard, no one else supports drinking. It is a great social evil. It is bad for the individual as well as for society. The drunkard becomes addicted to wine in different ways. Mostly, the people acquire this bad habit in undesirable society. Some take to it as a mark of fashion in the beginning. But gradually they become drink addicts. Whatever may be the reasons for drinking, it is indisputable that is a great evil. Evil effects of drinking are innumerable. Family life of the drunkard becomes miserable. All his money is drained off by this evil habit. He becomes morally degraded. Infact, drinking is the stepping stone to all other vices. It leads to gambling and prostitution. This evil habit degrades the drunkard in the eyes of the people. It is bad not only for the individual but also for society. Efforts have been made from time to time to drive out the demon of drink from the society. Some religions strictly forbid their followers from drinking. Mahatma Gandhi was deadly against it. It was his influence which made AICC declared prohibition, as its main item of social reform. As a result of this resolution soon after independence congress ministries in many states...
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