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Death, injury toll jumps after attacks Phuket Gazette/ The Nation

PHUKET: The number of casualties from political violence over the past three months has surged to 21 dead and 762 people injured nationwide since November 30.

Of this number, 718 were injured in Bangkok, two in Rayong, eight in Pathum Thani and 34 in Trat.

Another policeman died yesterday from injuries sustained during a clash with protesters near Phan Fah Bridge last Tuesday, the Erawan Emergency Centre said.