Man Arrested For Owning Public LandA Thai man has been arrested after he illegally tried to claim so public land.
SATTAHIP-27th December- [PattayaDailyNews] at 15.00 pm Mr.Noraset Sitapasso- chief district of Sattahip- was accompanied with Mr.Chawat Thepthap- deputy chief of stabilization-, Mr.Sonsak Tumklad- village chief- and officers to inspect the area in Khaomalakor mountain after they had received complaints from villagers that a capitalist had tried to invade the land.
Upon inspection the officers found that it was public land and Mr.Paisarn Siren aged 40 who pretended to own the land was summoned to be prosecuted for invading the national woods according to Thai law.
Mr.Norraset revealed that he had been notified by villagers for a long time about the case and the officers had already inspected the area on October 2015 and the official already told him to move off the land but he had stayed. As a result, the officers are now going to prosecute him according to Thai law.