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PDRC monk: 'I was 'poisoned!'

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Luang Pu Buddha Issara, an ally of the People's Democratic Reform Committee and an anti-government protest leader, claimed Wednesday he had just recovered from “being poisoned” by an ill-intentioned person. 

The abbot of Wat Ornoy in Nakhon Pathom province said he had been served with mangosteen juice which he believed had been mixed with poison while leading people in prayer at his temple on Sunday.

The activist monk did not say why he did not go to hospital for treatment and report the incident to police.

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