Stress Coping Strategies of Chronic Drug/Alcohol Users: A Case of Rural India
Pretty Bhalla1, Afroze Nazneen2 

1Dr. Pretty Bhalla, Associate Professor, Lovely Professional University, Jalandhar (Punjab), India.
2Dr. Afroze Nazneen, Assistant Professor, College of Business, University of Jeddah, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

Manuscript received on 19 March 2019 | Revised Manuscript received on 26 March 2019 | Manuscript published on 30 July 2019 | PP: 2398-2400 | Volume-8 Issue-2, July 2019 | Retrieval Number: B1760078219/19©BEIESP | DOI: 10.35940/ijrte.B1760.078219
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Abstract: India is a developing country, which is bifurcated into Rural and Urban India. Strong contrast can be seen in environmental development and thought process of individual dwelling in these areas. The current study aims to reflect the real and worrisome situation of rural parts of this country where the conditions are becoming more horrid because of free availability and consumption of Drugs and alcohol. This research suggests some measures to eradicate the mentioned conditions.
Index terms: Alcohol, Coping Strategies, Drug, Rural India.

Scope of the Article:
Bio – Science and Bio – Technology.