Authorities inspect objects at the Khao Sripermsawang temple. Photo: AFP Authorities inspect objects at the Khao Sripermsawang temple. Photo: AFP
Authorities inspect objects at the Khao Sripermsawang temple. Photo: AFP

Thai abbot arrested for treating drug addicts with ‘medicine’ laced with amphetamines

Thailand’s harsh anti-drug laws, where the possession of just a few methamphetamine pills is enough to land offenders a decade in jail, has also led to a booming prison population – the largest in Southeast Asia

Authorities inspect objects at the Khao Sripermsawang temple. Photo: AFP Authorities inspect objects at the Khao Sripermsawang temple. Photo: AFP
Authorities inspect objects at the Khao Sripermsawang temple. Photo: AFP
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