The Metropolitan Police Bureau has planned to deploy more than 3,000 officers at a political rally to be organized this upcoming Sunday by a red shirt affiliated group.
Acting Commander of the Metropolitan Police Bureau, Police Lieutenant General Jaktip Chaijinda has called for a meeting with the commanders and the deputy commanders of Regions 1 to 9 of the Bangkok police force, to plan for the political rally organized by a red shirt affiliated group.
The event will take place Sunday at the Victory Monument and Sala Daeng areas.
Jaktip said that preparation for the rally will be discussed at the meeting.
Initially, the bureau planned to deploy 15 police groups, consisting of more than 3,000 officers.