August 30, 2008

Thai Medical Centre Reports 66 Protestors Receive Treatment 29 Aug

Text of report in English by Thai newspaper The Nation website on 30 August

A total of 66 protesters received medial treatment throughout Friday, the Emergency Medical Service Centre of the Public Health Ministry announced Saturdya.

Twenty six of them were women and Seven of the 66 protesters were admitted to four hospitals, said Doctor Surachet Satiniramai, director of the centre.

Two of the seven were admitted to Vachira Hospital for breathing problems; one to Ramathibodi Hospital for serious wound on a leg; 3 to Chulalongkorn Hospital with head injuries; and one to the Police Hospitl with the broken left arm.

Surachet said all of the seven were safe now.

Originally published by The Nation website, Bangkok, in English 30 Aug 08.

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