Van Station Crack DownPattaya officials have raided a minivan station to crack down on drivers who are taking drugs and driving.
PATTAYA – January 14,2016 [PattayaDailyNews]; at 11.30 am Mr.Pongthasit Pitchanan- administrative assistance- was accompanied with officers and soldiers of Military Circle 14th to inspect a van station in Pattaya according to the NCPO policy.
Upon inspection the Bangkok-Pattaya van station the officers found several vans there; therefore, the officers performed drug tests on the drivers and Mr.Kraiwut Chankaew aged 40 failed the test. In addition, the officers found Kratom (plant) which is a kind of drug; therefore, the officers prosecuted them on a charge of drugs.
Mr Pongthasit revealed that the raid was in order to make sure the drivers are not under the influence of drugs.