Thaksin Shinawatra Surprises Bangla Road in Patong

Patong –

The former Thai Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra personally visited the Bangla Road in Patong on Tuesday night (April 30th).

Photos of Mr. Thaksin with a team including Mr. Suwat Liptapanlop, the president of the Chart Pattana Kla Party, were seen walking on the famous Bangla Road.

He was welcomed by Mr. Weerawit Krueasombat, the president of the Patong Entertainment Business Association, locals and foreign tourists.

Thaksin did not release a statement and it did not appear that he actually visited any clubs, bars, or cannabis shops during his visit.

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.