A bomb exploded in front of the marine police office and another one in front of the police station in Surat Thani’s Muang district, killing one person and injuring another three.
In an interview on a Surat Thani station, Pol Col Sirichai Songwasin said the first bomb went off at 8.02am at the Thai Marine Police Division. It was planted under a tree in front of the office.
The blast killed Jongkolnee Pumkrachang, 52 and injured three other bystanders.
The second bomb exploded exactly 30 minutes later in front of Muang district police station, about 400 metres from the first blast. No one was injured from this incident. Police said both bombs were triggered by mobile phone.