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The operator of a bus service from Korat to Surin has been fined 20,000 baht after overloading their vehicle.

overloaded_bus_ThailandThe scene was caught on a video taken by a passenger on December 30th of a daytime bus between the two north eastern cities.

Driver Than Bunhorm and his wife Jindapong, the conductress, were fined 5,000 baht for their part in the overloading. Than had his license suspended for thirty days as well, reports Thairath.

Footage had been posted on the Facebook page of Suthat Petchrot prompting the inquiry.

The Korat Land Transport department also ordered the vehicle removed from service temporarily.

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