Taking of excess of particular kinds of drugs to get rid of frustration is called drug addiction. Drugs are used to get some illusion and mental stimulation. It has now become a global problem. People get addicted to drugs for variety of reasons. Sometimes young people become frustrated out of unemployment, rejection in love, lack of family ties, political abuse or other such reasons. Then they take drugs to get released from their mental pressure. Addiction to drugs causes a great harm to the physical and mental health of the users. They feel drowsy, lose their appetite and finally they become devoid of all human senses. They become mere beasts who have little concern about their families, relations and social values. When the drug addicts are unable to afford to buy drugs, they commit social crimes like hijacking, stealing, robbery etc. The poisonous drugs kill them slowly but surely. Drug addiction not only harms the addicted but also degrades his family in the eye of society. Abiding by the rules of religion and by following the rules of health one can avoid being addicted to drugs. Avoiding bad company is also necessary to remain safe from the bad effects of drug addiction. Creating awareness at personal and family levels against the dangerous effects of drugs is also necessary. It is high time we saved our young generation from ruins by drug addiction.