Phuket Tourist Police Investigate Illegal Russian Tour Guide Allegations

Phuket –

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.

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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.