Weapons seized from protesters (pix) | Bangkok Post: Most recent

Most Recent >

Weapons seized from protesters (pix)

- +

Police said they found 12 homemade explosives, 22 giant firecrackers, one teargas cannister, four bags of nitrate powder and a lot of knotted rope and marbles at an anti-government rally site near the Energy Ministry complex on Tuesday. 

Pol Col Kamthorn Ouicharoen, chief of the Metropolitan Police Bureau's explosive ordnance disposal squad, said 26 protection vests and 31 metal helmets were also found during an operation to retake besieged government buildings in Bangkok.

Reports said PTT executives and top officials of the Energy Ministry would inspect the offices on Tuesday afternoon before allowing staff to return to work.

Keep up-to-date with the latest on coup d'etat with Bangkok Post SMS News. Call *451391000 to subscribe – 39 baht/month (7 days free, available in Thailand only) Bangkok Post SMS News: Deliver only trustworthy news on SMS

This article is older than 60 days, which we reserve for our premium members only.You can subscribe to our premium member subscription, here.

14 people commented about the above

Readers are urged not to submit comments that may cause legal dispute including slanderous, vulgar or violent language, incorrectly spelt names, discuss moderation action, quotes with no source or anything deemed critical of the monarchy. More information in our terms of use.

Please use our forum for more candid, lengthy, conversational and open discussion between one another.

  • Latest
  • Oldest
  • Most replied to
  • Most liked
  • Most disliked

    Click here to view more comments