Consider the following:

  1. Charas 
  2. Ganja
  3. Opium

 Which of the above is/are obtained from Cannabis plant?

Answer: [A] 1 & 2 Only

Charas is the name given to hashish of cannabis. It is made from the resin of the cannabis plant. Opium is the dried is the dried latex obtained from the opium poppy. Ganga is prepared of the Cannabis plant intended for use as a psychoactive drug or medicine. Both Medicinal Marijuana and Opium are different in nature and effect. Medicinal Marijuana is made from a flower known as Cannabis Sativa.

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