Alcohol consumption in India claims a life every 96 minutes. As alcohol-related violence also continues to rise, women are at the forefront of a war against alcohol in the country. Earlier this year a third Indian state began to enforce a partial or total ban on alcohol, despite the high tax revenues obtained from selling it. FRANCE 24's Nathalie Heydel and Mandakini Ghalot report.
A programme prepared by Jessica Sestili and Elise Duffau