Arsonists attack electricity building and vehicles
Five suspected insurgents raided an office of the Provincial Electricity Authority in Yala early yesterday, tying up six members of staff and setting fire to the building and two vehicles. The attack happened at an office in Ban Bannang Dama, Tambon Bannang Dama, Kabang district at 12.30am and the staff were all left bound behidn the building while the raiders torched an official vehicle and a pickup truck.
Provincial police commissioner Lt Gen Ronasil Phusara visited the scene with Yala police chief Maj Gen Krissada Kaewchandee.
Police believe the attack was carried out in response to arrests and killings of leading insurgents in the province.