PHUKET MEDIA WATCH– Thailand news compiled by Gazette editors for Phuket's international community

Anger and violence rock voting in capital The Nation / Phuket GazettePHUKET: Advance voting for the national election was disrupted yesterday by violence, with the murder of an anti-government protest leader and a dozen people injured. This includes voters who wanted to cast ballots.

Police have said they will boost security, with 10 times the number of guards for the election next Sunday (February 2), which the government insists will go ahead.