Phuket plans to tackle drug use among youths, prostitution

 Phuket plans to tackle drug use among youths, prostitution

Bars at Bangla Road in Patong, Phuket. Photo: Ben Reeves.




PHUKET: Officials at Phuket Provincial Hall are setting in motion plans to tackle rising concerns over increasing drug use by teens across the island, and have tabled the idea of taking steps to “prevent and combat prostitution”.

Phuket Governor Norraphat Plodthong yesterday (Jan 29) officially launched a one-day youth anti-drug education event at the Tapao Yai community building in Wichit, with 1,000 students taking part.

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