Shop Owner DefamedA drug shop owner has notified the police after he had been defamed on the internet.
PATTAYA – January 21,2016 [PattayaDailyNews]; at 08.00 am Mr.Thanthanart Singhaniwet aged 55 who was a drug shop owner notified Pol.Lt.Col.Sane Yodroongrueng- inspector of Nong Prue police station- after he had been defamed on Facebook.
He revealed that he was on Facebook when he saw a picture with a caption that a man had bought a contraceptive drug from his shop and he claimed that the drug was too expensive and he would like a refund. The man who posted the picture also posted pictures comparing other drugs and prices.
However, Mr.Thanthanart claimed that the teenage man bought the drugs for 95 baht before he came back and asked hi m to refund because his girlfriend consumed another brand. He insisted that he had never extorted the consumer.
Pol.Lt.Col.Sane revealed that the police officers would collect the evidence in order to ask court order to hunt those whom defamed his shop because this kind of act is illegal according to Thai law.