Militants wreak havoc in Pattani
Militants set fires at many different spots in four districts of Pattani province on Saturday night to cause a disturbance, provincial police chief Pol Maj-Gen Ekapop Prasitwattanachai said.
- Published: 21/04/2013 at 03:22 PM
- Newspaper section: breakingnews
He said the incidents occurred from 8pm to 3am in Muang, Yaring, Nong Chik and Yarang districts.
In Muang district, a car tyre was set ablaze on Highway 42 (Pattani-Narathiwat) between Laem Nok intersection and Jongraksatya Witthaya School; a tree trunk was laid across Highway 42 near the new bus terminal; optic fibre cables belonging to AIS were set alight at a spot on Highway 42 and another spot on Highway 410 (Pattani-Yala); and a security camera and a telephone kiosk in front of Satwitthaya School in tambon Tanyonglula were set ablaze.
In Yaring district, a car tyre was set ablaze at Tanyongdalo intersection on Highway 42 and three closed-circuit television cameras were stolen from the three-way junction near Ban Muang Wan in tambon Yamu.
In Nong Chik district, car tyres were set on fire at two spots on Highway 42.
In Yarang district, car tyres were set ablaze at three spots on Highway 410 (Yala-Pattani) between Ban Bango Kabu in tambon Mo Wawi and Ban Payo Mosumeng in tambon Yarang.
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