The Phuket Tourist Police inspected a famous temple in Phuket after they received many complaints from concerned citizens that there were allegedly Russian tour guides working there illegally.
The Phuket Tourist Police told the Phuket Express that they were notified by concerned citizens that there were Russian nationals illegally working as tour guides at the Chalong Temple.
On Thursday (October 26th) a team of the Phuket Tourist Police led by Lieutenant Colonel Sakkarin Anusamansakun inspected the Chalong Temple in Chalong, Mueang Phuket district. However, they said they did not find any illegal Russian tour guides.
Phuket Immigration inspected a vehicle rental shop in Mueang Phuket after they were notified by concerned citizens that the business was allegedly entirely Russian owned and employed Russian staff illegally, without involving any Thai nationals.