Pattaya Intensifies Security after BombingsPattaya officials have intensified security and have put more patrols on in tourist areas after the bombings in Ratchaprasong Bangkok.
PATTAYA – Recently [PattayaDailyNews]; After the bombings in Ratchaprasong Bangkok in the evening of August 17th Pattaya officials have installed more police checkpoints in order to keep the public safe.
Pol.Maj.Col.Nitipong Niemnoi revealed that his commander had ordered him and his team to be more visual by patrolling patrol more in order to prevent another bombing. Pattaya is a tourist city with many Thai and foreign tourists and could be targeted by the bombers. Therefore, the police officers focused on patrolling crowded places such as inside night clubs to keep tourists safe. The officials have also set up checkpoints to check vehicles coming in and leaving Pattaya.