‘No security fears in Phuket,’ says island’s Army chief

‘No security fears in Phuket,’ says island’s Army chief

By The Phuket News

 

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Soldier patrol Bangla Rd, Patong. Photo: Royal Thai Army Region 4

 

PHUKET:-- Col Santi Sakuntanark, the commanding officer of the Royal Thai Army contingent stationed in Phuket, has assured that Phuket is believed to not be a target following the bomb attacks in Satun and Phattalung yesterday (Mar 10).

 

However, Col Santi added that security patrols have been stepped up in key tourist areas and main government installations, including Phuket International Airport, as a precaution.

 

Security searches at the Phuket Check Point at the bridge leading onto the island have been ramped up, with thorough checks being conducted, Col Santi explained.


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