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Six arrested at weekend protests released on bail


Two courts in Bangkok on Monday granted bail to six protesters arrested at Victory Monument and Samyan Mitrtown on Saturday.

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Dusit Municipal Court granted bail of Bt20,000 bail each to two leaders of a group arrested at Victory Monument while creating a 112-metre-long banner with slogans criticising the prime minister.

They are charged with violating the emergency decree concerning Covid-19 and the Communicable Disease Act.

Meanwhile, Patumwan Municipal Court granted Bt20,000 bail each to four protesters who had been arrested in front of Samyan Mitrtown complex at a demonstration demanding the release of the two leaders arrested at Victory Monument earlier.

They are charged with violating the emergency decree.

Published : January 18, 2021

By : The Nation