Adviser to the deputy transport minister Wan Yubamrung hit the road yesterday _ riding pillion on a motorbike to do battle with extortion gangs and unlicensed motorcycle taxis.
Wan Yubamrung, adviser to the deputy transport minister, walks alongside a motorcycle taxi driver in Soi Bearing (Sukhumvit Soi 107) in Samut Prakan. Mr Wan met the taxi drivers yesterday following complaints that some police and military officers extort money from them. SOMCHAI POOMLARD
Mr Wan visited the Pienpin and Lanthong motorcycle taxi queues near Soi Bearing BTS station in Bang Na district along with 200 members of the Association of Motorcycle Taxi Drivers (AMTD).
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