Government lottery tickets at the official price of 80 baht a pair became available on Friday at the Government Lottery Office (GLO) and provincial halls across the country.
A seller offers lottery tickets at the official 80-baht price per pair near the GLO building on Ratchadamnoen Avenue in Bangkok on Friday. (Photo by Seksan Rojjanametakul)
However, authorities admit they have yet to figure out a way to enforce the 80-baht price nationwide, given the difficulty of dismantling the entrenched network of profiteering wholesalers and middlemen.
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