Dozens caught in disco raft drug bust in Kanchanaburi

 Dozens caught in disco raft drug bust in Kanchanaburi

Floating houses with thatched roofs on the River Kwai, Kanchanaburi. Photo: Ahoerstemeier.

KANCHANABURI: Fifty-three young people were arrested and 21 of them them tested positive for illicit drugs following a raid on a noisy disco raft along the Kwai Noi River in Muang district.

Local officials led by district chief Noppadol Sukitpraneekit, defence volunteers and health officials boarded speedboats to raid the raft floating along the river in tambon Koh Samrong at around 9.30pm on Friday.

Full story: Bangkok Post

Piyarat Chongcharoen


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