'There is an alarming rise in drug addiction among people. It is a tragedy that students become victims of drug addiction. The fight against drug menace should begin with students itself,' said former international hockey player Baleyada Subramani.
He was speaking at the inauguration of sports and cultural activities at the Government First Grade College in Virajpet.
'We have to script our own success stories. All incidents in life are lessons to learn. We have to engage in learning process from birth to death. Parents are the biggest asset in our life. We have to follow the path laid down by them,' he said.