Tags : Lottery


Surin lottery vendors seek probe into baht 400 million fraud

A group of lottery vendors in Surin province has lodged a complaint with the Department of Special Investigation over an alleged lottery sale fraud which caused damage worth about 400 million baht to over 100 vendors. Anon Chuesattabongkot, a lawyer, on Tuesday led lottery vendor Samit Siewsa-nguan and a number of people to lodge a […]Read More


Pattaya area resident wins 12 million baht in Thai lottery

At 20:30 on November 16, 2019, The Pattaya News Thai first reported that our local area had a major lottery winner. The tickets were sold in the government lottery daily draw on November 16th with the numbers 017223, with a total of 12 million baht in prizes. Upon reaching the area of Village No. 8, […]Read More


Lottery vendor given 2 years for forging 15 first-prize lottery

A lottery vendor in Thailand’s central province of Samut Sakhon, who claimed to have sold 15 first-prize lottery tickets worth 90 million baht, was today sentenced to two years and ten days in prison by the Samut Sakhon provincial court after he was found guilty of forgery and violations of Computer Crimes Act. 27-year old […]Read More


Thaksin gets two years in prison over 2 and 3

Fugitive former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra was today sentenced in absentia to two years in prison, without suspension, after he was found guilty, by the Supreme Court’s Criminal Division for Holders of Political Office, of malfeasance over his government’s issuance of two and three digit lottery tickets from August 2003 to September 2006. The court […]Read More


Court awards five winning lottery tickets to retired police officer

The Kanchanaburi provincial court today dismissed the ownership claim, to five first-prize winning lottery tickets worth 30 million baht made by a school teacher, on the grounds that there was no credible evidence to prove that he had purchased the tickets. Mr. Preecha Kraikruan, a teacher from Thailand’s western province of Kanchanaburi, filed charges of […]Read More


PM Prayut fires lottery board

Thailand’s Government Lottery Office board, chaired by Army Commander-in-Chief General Apirat Kongsompong, has been removed by an executive order issued by Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha in his capacity as head of the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO). The same executive order, which was issued on Wednesday to take immediate effect, appointed Mr. Patchara […]Read More


Unhappy woman attacks emcee during lottery draw

The live broadcast of the government lottery draw was halted when a 35yearold woman threatened one of the emcees with a screwdriver. The live broadcast of the government lottery draw was temporarily halted when a 35-year-old woman threatened one of the emcees with a screwdriver. Full story: The Nation By The NationRead More