To know the legality of CBD or cannabidiol in India we must first find out the THC levels in it. Basically one must know the amount of THC level in the CBD product. According to the EU law CBD products that contain more that 0.2% THC are illegal.
There are basically 2 sources of CBD- hemp with low levels of THC or other forms of cannabis with high levels of THC. In India hemp derived CBD or cannabidiol is legal. The amount of THC decides the legality of CBD as THC has psychoactive properties which make it illegal. Higher amount of THC in the product is responsible for making you feel high. CBD hemp oil is used in cooking ingredients, natural and beauty items as it contains no more than 0.2 % THC.