Yala deputy governor bombed, dies
Yala deputy governor Isra Thongthawat has died from his injuries after a road bomb wrecked his vehicle in Bannang Sata district on Friday.
- Published: 5/04/2013 at 04:16 PM
- Newspaper section: news
An official in the car with him was also killed, and a third person injured.
The attack occurred in Bannang Sata district around 12.20pm near Ban Kasot.
- Earlier story: Yala deputy governor injured by bomb
Chavait Chairuek, a disaster prevention and mitigation provincial official died at the scene.
The injured men were taken to hospital. The deputy governor was later declared dead.