Deputy National Police Chief reveals more evidence in recent bomb attacks


BANGKOK, 20 January 2014 Deputy National Police Chief Police General Worapong Chewprecha revealed the police have uncovered useful evidence regarding the bombing incidents on Banthat Thong Road and at the Victory Monument. 

Police General Worapong disclosed that a bomb’s striker lever was found on Banthat Thong Road after police were finally able to enter the area and conduct a detail search of the premises.

As for the bombing at Victory Monument, the Deputy National Police Chief thanked the People’s Democratic Reform Committee (PDRC) for allowing officials to enter the protest site to gather more evidence.

In regard to identities of the bomb attackers, more investigations are still being carried out to determine who the culprits were. In the meantime, police are working in cooperation with the protest core-leaders to ensure safety and set up more checkpoints around the demonstration parameters.