Two Men Arrested as For-Hire Rubbish Dumpers

 | Fri 26 Jan 2018 07:04 ICT

CityNews – Two men were caught by Chiang Mai Municipality inspectors illegally dumping garbage on Chotana Road.

Chiang Mai Municipality has been receiving complaints about illegal dumping of garbage on Chotana Road from local people in the neighbourhood. After watching CCTV, the inspectors caught two male suspects on January 25th around 10pm, Worapot Buasuk, 30, and Kritsana Junta, 27. They confessed that they were hired to dump rubbish, mostly food waste from restaurants, on side roads in Chiang Mai Municipality area. They reportedly worked every other day around 10pm using a motorcycle with a sidecar and would dump four to five rubbish bags of waste at each spot. They were charged under the Act on the Maintenance of the Cleanliness and Orderliness of the Country. The inspectors are now investigating the person who hired them.