Police swoop on operators of illegal guesthouses, hotels

Motorcycle on Khao San Road, Bangkok

Motorcycle on Khao San Road, Bangkok. Photo: Globe-trotter.

Twenty-four operators of guesthouses and hotels in downtown Bangkok have been arrested for operating without licences during security control crackdowns Thursday ahead of the Songkran festival.

Tourist Police Division chief Surachet Hukpan said the operators on Khao San and Tha Phra Athit roads did not have hotel operating permits when authorities raided their offices.

Read more: Bangkok Post


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