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Mixed feelings on delisting krathom

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A majority of people surveyed in Bangkok believe the legalisation of krathom (Mitragyna speciosa) would not reduce the number of methamphetamine abusers, according to a study by the Research Centre at Bangkok University, or Bangkok Poll. 

Krathom leaves (Photo by Sontanaporn Inchan)

The opinion survey on "Drugs and the Legalisation of Krathom" involved 1,171 respondents over 18 years of age in Bangkok and neighbouring provinces.

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