A woman who claimed defrocked monk Wirapol Sukphol had sex with her when she was a minor and fathered her son lodged an underage sex complaint Sunday with the Department of Special Investigation (DSI).
Virod Chaipannana, director of the Office of Buddhism in Si Sa Ket, took the woman whose name was withheld to file the complaint against Mr Wirapol, formerly known as Luang Pu Nen Kham.
The woman's grandmother, Prasert Wiwekwang, kamnan of tambon Pho in Si Sa Ket's Muang district, and Natthakit Kongraksa, acting chief of Tambon Pho Administration Organisation gave witness accounts.
The woman said she had sex with the former monk when she was 13 and 14. She denied allegations raised by Mr Wirapol's associates that she actually had a sexual relationship with the former monk's brother.