Police inspect entertainment venues for underage girls and drug abuse


The authorities are clamping on down on entertainment venues for illegal drugs and ones that are employing ladies under the age of 18.

At 1:30am on the 8th of January over 20 officers surrounded a bars and karaoke venues in Naklua, however after a thorough search, no under age girls were found and no evidence of drug abuse was found either.

The commissioner of Banglamung Station Pol. Col. Somnuk Changate stated  that the operation was conducted according to the policy of Region 2 to reduce crimes in the area, he also added that although no illegal going ons were found it was apparent that some bar owners were paying a third party for protection from the police, Pol. Col. Somnuk Changate said that further investigations will be made to get to the bottom of this.