By The Nation
Sa Kaew immigration police chief Colonel Benjapol Rodsawat said each of the Vietnamese had less than Bt500 and they could not establish proof of how they would finance their stay in Thailand.
He said the Vietnamese tried to enter the country as tourists.
They are Nguyen Van Thon, 27, Nguyen Van Son, 52, Ly Xuong, 62, Ly Thi Tuyet Anh, 55, Ly Thi Ngoc Phuong, 61, And Ly Nguyen Catdang, 9.
Benjapol said the Vietnamese could not tell the officials where they would stay in Thailand, only saying they would picked up by other Vietnamese.