Yala increases security following reports of insurgent acts

July 26th, 2008 - 1:33 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi  

Governor of Yala Theera Minthrasak (ธีระ มินทราศักดิ์) steps up security following reports that insurgent groups will create violence in the province.

Mr Theera says he has asked all relevant units, including the military, the police, and the administrative, to work together and draw the civil sector to take part in safeguarding communities more. The governor says most people in the province have provided good cooperation for the authorities by arranging shifts of security guards to patrol villages and government places around the clock.

The governor has also instructed security units to closely monitor movements by adolescent groups in the province who may work for insurgents. Moreover, he says the province has continuously organized activities to boost people’s confidence and expresses his confidence that the unrest situation will improve if all sides cooperate in resolving problems of their community.

Source : National News Bureau, Public Relations Department of Thailand

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