NARATHIWAT : A bomb exploded on Phetkasem Road in Yi-ngo yesterday in an apparent attempt to attack soldiers.
Police and bomb disposal experts rushed to the blast scene near a bridge on the road in tambon Lubo Buesa. No one was injured.
The bomb exploded when 12 soldiers from the 32nd Narathiwat Taskforce on three motorcycles and in a pickup truck were passing by about 1pm, Cap Paramet Khamchomphu, head of the taskforce's military unit, said. The soldiers were on their way to take part in a football match at Ban Kuyi in Yi-ngo district, he said.
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