Harm reduction the way to go


LET’S be frank: Malaysia’s war on drugs is not working. The numbers are telling.

In 2010, there were reportedly 23,642 people who were dependent on drugs in Malaysia. By 2016, this had risen to 30,844. By 2017, a total of 163,931 drug-related arrests were made, clogging up our ­prisons.

Subscribe now for a chance to win your dream holiday!

Monthly Plan

RM13.90/month

Annual Plan

RM12.33/month

Billed as RM148.00/year

1 month

Free Trial

For new subscribers only


Cancel anytime. No ads. Auto-renewal. Unlimited access to the web and app. Personalised features. Members rewards.
Follow us on our official WhatsApp channel for breaking news alerts and key updates!
   

Next In Letters

Those MPs must vacate their seats
Don’t let online threats silence women
Vape tax revenue supposed to be used for healthcare
Empower caregivers to monitor for progress
We must treat loneliness ‘epidemic’ as an emergency
Let’s revive those Lasallian values
Because everyone counts
High time to comply with OSHA
Biotech grads deserve more
Food safety is a shared responsibility

Others Also Read