RATCHABURI - Dozens of officers at Ban Pong district police station were startled when they went to withdraw money from their bank accounts after their salary was paid on March 26 and found a huge shortfall in their wages.
Police officers at Thanyaburi station in Pathum Thani province line up to welcome National police chief Adul Saengsingkaew who inspects the unfinished police station on Feb 1, 2013. (Photo by Apichit Jinakul)
About 70 policemen of varying ranks with salary accounts at Krungthai Bank complained they were left with only one or two thousand baht to live on.
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