Four people have been killed and 238 injured in political rallies from Dec 26 last year to Jan 18. Twenty-two of the injured are still being treated in hospital.
The figures were revealed on Sunday by Dr Suphan Srithamma, director-general of the Health Depatment, and Dr Narong Apikulvanich, director of the centre for the prevention and mitigation of medical calamities from political rallies.
As for a People's Democratic Reform Committee guard who was shot in the chest and seriously wounded at 11.30pm on Saturday at the Lat Phrao intersection, the man has undergone surgery and is recovering in an intensive care unit, they said.
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