More than 11,000 people had filed complaints with police saying they were obstructed from voting, and a total of 57 cases involving election law violations, were received between Jan 9 and Feb 2, election day, Royal Thai Police spokesman Piya Uthayo said on Tuesday.
Most of the 57 election violation complaints, 23 filed on election day, related to obstructing others from voting, accusing government officials of malfeasance and the tearing of ballot papers, Pol Maj Gen Piya said.
Other offences included infringing the alcohol sales ban, violating the emergency decree and assault.
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