Strange Addiction: Youth of West Bengal's Durgapur are 'High' on Condoms and Locals are Baffled

Within the last few days, the sale of flavored condoms has drastically increased in various parts of Durgapur such as Durgapur City Center, Bidhannagar, Benachiti, Muchipara, C Zone, A Zone

A handful of youth residing in Durgapur is under the grip of a strange addiction. To everyone’s shock, in the past few days sale of flavored condoms has drastically increased in various parts of Durgapur such as Durgapur Citysity

a local shopkeeper asked a young man, a regular customer at his shop. In response, the young man said, he regularly buys condoms to get intoxicated

Understandably, the people of Durgapur are baffled after learning about this new “means" of addiction. Dheeman Mandal, who works at Durgapur Divisional Hospital, responded to the unusual fascination and said: “Condoms contain aromatic compounds. It breaks down to form alcohol

It is addictive. This aromatic compound is also found in dendrites glue. So many people use dendrite for addiction also.

Shopkeepers of a medical shop in Durgapur say: “Earlier 3 to 4 packets of condoms were sold per shop per day. And now a pack of condoms are disappearing from a store

the concern of the administration is mounting as it may cause severe smash up in the youth circle of the place.

In an unrelated incident in Telangana, a video of a woman rubbing chilli powder onto the eyes of her teenage son to punish him for marijuana addiction went viral