Crystal methamphetamine use increasing among young people in Pakistan

According to Pakistan’s anti-narcotics force, there has been an increase in crystal methamphetamine use among young people from educated backgrounds. There is a lack of reliable data, however, which makes it difficult to estimate the exact prevalence and provide comprehensive treatment services. Many people in Pakistan are deterred from seeking treatment for drug use disorders because of stigma around drug use.

Source: https://www.dw.com/en/pakistan-crystal-meth-use-surges-among-students/a-57277821