Pattaya on 24 hour GuardThe superintendent of Pattaya city police station has said that the police are now on a 24-hour-defensive measure after the bombings in Bangkok.
PATTAYA – August 20th 2015 [Pattaya Daily News]; Pol.Col. Sukthas Phoomphanmuang (Superintendent of Pattaya City police station, Chon Buri province) revealed that sabotage prevention measures have been put in place to prevent bombings in Pattaya. The police have now set up prevention measures to watch for any suspicious incidents in Pattaya city.
The measures are to arrange police forces of every unit to be on guard 24 hours a day in various important tourist attractions, hotels, department stores, Bali Hai Cape and various entertainment spots which attract foreign tourists.
Journalist reported that after questioning business operators at Bali Hai Cape port they said that after the bombings in Bangkok the amount of tourists coming to the port has decreased.