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More clashes as ‘car mob’ rally heads to Prayut’s home

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Violent clashes broke out between police and protesters again at the Din Daeng intersection on Sunday as thousands of Bangkok motorists converged to hold a “car mob” rally against the government.

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The motorists gathered at key locations including Ratchaprasong and Lat Phrao intersections before heading towards Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha’s home to demand his resignation over the government’s mismanagement of the Covid-19 crisis. 


The rally, which was held simultaneously in 30 other provinces, was led by red-shirt leader Nattawut Saikuar and fellow red-shirt activist Sombat Boonngam-anong. 
Clashes broke out despite leaders declaring they “come with a flag for peace, not war”.

The Nation Thailand takes a look at what happened on Sunday:

Published : August 16, 2021

By : The Nation