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Chiang Mai

Undertaker and gang will face criminal action for dealing in

Police are to take legal action against an undertaker, his wife and about 10 accomplices for disposal human parts without a license. Pol Maj-Gen Pacha Rattanaphan, deputy commissioner of 5th Region Provincial Police, said police were still waiting for results of an examination by Maharaj Nakhon Chiang Mai hospital of what were suspected to be […]Read More


Thai Undertaker Jailed for Hiding Foetuses at a Buddhist Temple

CHIANGRAI TIMES – A court in Thailand on Thursday sentenced an undertaker to 40 months in prison for helping to hide illegally aborted foetuses at a Buddhist temple in Bangkok. Suthep Chabangbon was convicted by a district court in the capital of concealing 15 of the roughly 2,000 foetuses found last year in the temple’s […]Read More


Thai Undertaker gets 20 years for hiding 2,002 aborted foetuses

An assistant undertaker at Wat Phai Ngern Chotanaram has been sentenced to 20 years in jail for conspiring to hide and dispose of 2,002 aborted foetuses. The sentencing followed charges laid after the discovery of thousands of foetus remains at the Bangkok temple in November last year. The South Bangkok Criminal Court yesterday sentenced Suchart […]Read More


More than 2,000 Fetuses Found at Thai Temple in Bangkok

Update: Police have found more than a thousand fetus corpses hidden in the morgue of a Bangkok temple. The latest discovery drove the total number of remains to more than 2,000. A police forensic team along with volunteers found 1,654 more fetus corpses in two coffin slots inside Wat Phai Ngern’s morgue, bringing the total […]Read More


Crackdown on illegal abortion operations across Thailand

In the wake of Tuesday’s gruesome discovery of a large number of foetuses at a Bangkok temple, Public Health Minister Jurin Laksanawisit yesterday ordered a crackdown on illegal abortion operations across the country as well as on doctors performing unauthorised abortions. Acting on a presumption the foetuses were extracted through abortion, Jurin said his order […]Read More


Undertaker arrested for hiding some 200 fetuses from abortion clinics

An undertaker has been arrested for allegedly assisting five abortion clinics to dispose some 200 aborted fetuses. Suthep Cha-bangbon, 46, an undertaker of Phai Ngern Temple on Soi Trokchan 20 in Bang Kholaem district, has been arrested, a police source said. Initially, Suthep claimed that he was the one who spotted the aborted fetuses and […]Read More