Bar in Thalang, Phuket Raided for Allegedly Being Illegally Open Late

Thalang –

A bar and lounge in Thalang was raided for allegedly opening a venue without permission and selling alcohol past the legal time of 2 AM.

The Thalang District Chief Mr. Bancha Thanuin told the Phuket Express that on Saturday (April 1st) in the early morning officials raided a bar and lounge in the Sri Soonthorn sub-district.

The exact name of the venue, however, was withheld by police pending a further investigation.

The unnamed manager of the venue is being accused of operating an entertainment venue without permission and selling alcohol past the legal closing time.

The unidentified manager reportedly later admitted to the charges and will pay a fine.


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Goongnang Suksawat
Goong Nang is a News Translator who has worked professionally for multiple news organizations in Thailand for many years and has worked with The Pattaya News for more than four years. Specializes primarily in local news for Phuket, Pattaya, and also some national news, with emphasis on translation between Thai to English and working as an intermediary between reporters and English-speaking writers. Originally from Nakhon Si Thammarat, but lives in Phuket and Krabi except when commuting between the three.