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Songkran drink driving: 202 vehicles seized on first day

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Songkran drink driving: 202 vehicles seized on first day | Samui Times

A government spokesman said that 202 vehicles were seized from drink drivers on Thursday, the recognized first day of the Songkran holidays. 

Songkran drink driving: 202 vehicles seized on first day | News by Samui Times

Sirijan Ngathong of the National Council of Peace and Order said the government are working with the police and other agencies to tackle drink driving. 

Some 158 motorcycles and 44 cars were confiscated on April 11th. 

In all there were 2,344 driving offences recorded that led to bike and car licences being taken and the prosecution of drivers and riders in 1,168 cases, she said. 

A total of 141 licences were seized. 

Sanook

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