Police said the attack occurred about 8.40am while six soldiers attached to Narathiwat Task Force 31 were patrolling on three motorcycles on a road to Ban Taliang in tambon Ko Sathon.
A bomb planted on the road was detonated remotely with a communication radio. The explosion wounded Warrant Officer Waichart Promraksa and Pvt Jenwit Kerdphra, leaving a hole on the road. Pvt Jenwit was seriously wounded in the body. The two were admitted to Narathiwat Ratchanakarin Hospital.