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Drug "Khat"

Volume 415: debated on Wednesday 31 October 1945

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asked the Secretary of State for the Colonies whether his attention has been drawn to the increasing use of the drug khat in the Protectorate of Aden, Somaliland and East Africa; whether he intends to take any measures in the immediate future; and will he make a statement.

I understand that this matter is at present being discussed by the Governments concerned. I will call for a report and communicate with the hon. and gallant Member when I have more information.