Heavy police deployment in Bangkok after state imposed emergency

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Thailand Imposes Emergency To Curb Student-led Democracy Protests

Cracking down on student-led peaceful protests, Thailand government has declared an emergency, banning large gatherings. Besides, the government arrested major student leaders in the wee hours and also deployed riot-police. It has also put restrictions on media coverage. Reportedly, the major leaders arrested include human rights lawyer Anon Nampa and student activist Parit Chiwarak. The protestors' demands include PM Prayuth’s resignation,… read-more

Thu, 15 Oct 2020 - 12:13 PM / by Nitesh Kumar Singh

Tags: Thailand, Pro-Democracy, Protests, Student leaders, Arrests, Bangkok

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