Small bomb near Bangkok government building injures two

A small explosion occurred inside a garbage bin in front of the old Government Lottery Office on Ratchadamnone Klaong Road at 8 pm (Apr 5), slightly injuring two persons, the Chana Sonkram police chief said.

The small bomb, whose type has yet to be identified, was hidden inside the garbage bin.

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Suriyaporn Poolsombat, an employee of the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration suffered a ringing in her ears. Pimwar Raweenoppasit, another BMA worker, suffered slightly scratches on her arm. The two were sent to a hospital. The two were standing near the bin.

Metropolitan Police chief Pol Lt Gen Sanit Mahathavorn rushed to the scene to join other officers to inspect the bomb.

-The Nation