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Poll: Rice pledging corruption-plagued

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A high majority of people believe the government's rice pledging scheme is plagued with corruption and may affect its stability, Abac Poll revealed on Sunday. 

The poll was carried out between June 19 and 22 on 1,432 people aged 18 up in 17 provinces: Bangkok, Samut Sakhon, Kanchanaburi, Suphan Buri, Samut Prakan, Phayao, Phetchabun, Chiang Mai, Nakhon Phanom, Sakon Nakhon, Surin, Buri Ram, Khon Kaen, Nakhon Ratchasima, Chumphon, Trang and Nakhon Si Thammarat.

More than 81% of the respondents think corruption was involved in the government's rice mortgage scheme. (File photo)

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