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Bangkok’s heritage spaces under threat

There is growing concern in Thailand of the erosion of Bangkok’s heritage by rapid urbanisation

Decades of economic growth and investment have transformed Bangkok.

But the Thai capital has lost some of its unique features as a result of its rapid growth and modernisation.

Conservationists are mobilising to prevent further damage to the city’s heritage.

Al Jazeera’s Scott Heidler reports from Bangkok, Thailand.