Bomb wounds 2 border patrolmen in Narathiwat

Rueso police chief Jaras Semsan hands money to one of the border patrol policemen wounded by Wednesday evening's bomb explosion in Rueso district. (photo by Waedao Harai)

NARATHIWAT - Two border patrol policemen treated for shrapnel wounds and then released from hospital after a roadside bomb blast in Rueso district on Wednesday evening were re-admitted to hospital on Thursday morning.

Pol Sen Sgt Maj Kanchit Sarasuk, 46, who was hit in a leg and hip, and Pol Cpl Apiwat Wongmongkoldej, 26, hit in the left arm, were both being treated at Rueso Hospital for severe chest pains.

They were members of an 8-strong unit patrolling a road in Ban Kubo in tambon Suvari where the bomb went off. The others escaped unharmed. 

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