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Two electrical workers shot dead in Pattani


Attackers shot and killed two workers from the Provincial Electricity Authority while they were recording power usage in Pattani province on Thursday morning, police said.

The two were checking metres in Bindiyor village in Tambon Muangtia in Mae Land district.
The attackers also stole the two’s motorcycle.
Police said the attackers drove behind the two and opened fire at them. The violence was believed to be linked to the insurgency in the deep South.
Hassanai Chaiphan died at the scene while Rungratana Plainoo died at a district hospital.

Published : March 16, 2017

By : The Nation