Panel to discuss de-listing krathom
- Published: 2 Sep 2013 at 09.53
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A Justice Ministry committee to study the law relating to the krathom plant will hold its first meeting this week to discuss the possibility of removing its leaves from the restricted narcotics list.
Office of the Narcotics Control Board (NCB) secretary-general Pongsapat Pongcharoen on Sunday said the committee would discuss views from relevant agencies during its first meeting.
The panel's report is expected to be submitted to Justice Minister Chaikasem Nitisiri within two weeks, Pol Gen Pongsapat said.
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