Security was tightened outside the court premises with metal barriers erected to create a perimeter. Use of cellphones, watches and electronic devices in the courtroom is prohibited.
Royal Thai Police deputy spokesman Krissana Pattanacharoen said that the police will maintain peace by deploying 150 policemen to monitor the situation.
Representatives from international organisations such as the European Union and the US embassy will also attend.
Published : February 21, 2020
By : The Nation