The "Luk Kwan Loy Lom" youth group, accused of using violence in the rubber protests in Nakhon Si Thammarat, along with its lawyer, met officers from Provincial Police Region 8 yesterday, denying any links to the rally strife.
Arubber farmer in NakhonSiThammarat receives moneyfrom a bank clerk yesterday.Heis amongthe first batch of 2,043 rubber growers in the province to receive the 2,520-baht-per-rai subsidy under government measures to help farmers shoulder high production costs. PATIPATJANTHONG
However, Pol Maj Gen Wisanu Muangphraesri, deputy chief of the regional police, said the police investigation showed the group had been involved with the protest violence. The group should cooperate with police by screening out bad members, he said.