Residents of tambon Nong Nae have been living in fear since the Feb 25 fatal shooting of a village headman who led a fight against illegal dumping of toxic waste in their neighbourhood.
The family of slain environmentalist Prajob Naowa-opas mourn the death of their beloved father and husband. From left, Prajob’s wife Arunrat Naowa-opas, daughter Sirilak and son Watcharapong. PATTANAPONG HIRANARD
Prajob Naowa-opas, 43, was village head of Moo 14 of tambon Nong Nae in Phanom Sarakham district. He was killed in broad daylight while waiting for mechanics to finish repair work on his pickup truck at a local garage.
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