Snooker hall and internet games shop raided

CityNews – 30th March 2020, authorities raided and arrested the owners of two entertainment establishments for violating the government’s shutdown orders.

The first was a snooker hall in Wang Singh Kham village which was raided following complaints by neighbours. Snooker tables have been confiscated and owners will be prosecuted in accordance with the law.

The second business raided was in Haiya subdistrict and was an internet shop. When officers arrived they found that this shop was used as a football gambling den. They will also be prosecuted, but with the additional charge of illegally operating a gambling business.

Police urge people to call 191 to report any other such violations of the current emergency decree.