Phuket residents oppose Tesco Lotus
- Published: 16 Aug 2012 at 19.36
- Online news:
Angry Phuket residents held a rally Thursday to protest the proposed construction of a Tesco Lotus superstore in the tourist island's city area.
About 100 protesters made up of local people and members of private agencies including the Fresh Market club, the Agricultural Market Club, the Phuket Entrepreneurs Club and Phuket Merchants gathered in front of Phuket Provincial Hall in the afternoon after they marched around town with a pickup truck bearing banners opposing the construction of the new Tesco Lotus on Bangkok Road in the municipality.
Photos by Achadtaya Chuenniran
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