The photographer is being charged with possessing an illegal weapon, which carries a prison sentence of up to five years.
A week after an explosion killed 20 people in Bangkok, Thai police find unexploded bomb in capital.
A new surveillance video has surfaced offering a possible clue to solving the crime.
The Southeast Asian country’s tourism industry has expanded strongly over recent years, driven by rising numbers of Chinese tourists, which has helped offset the drag on growth from a decade of political instability.
At 7 pm on Monday, a bomb went off at the Erawan shrine in central Bangkok, killing at least 18 and leaving more than a hundred injured.
Bangkok blast | At least 20 people were confirmed dead and 126 injured, according to the Erawan Emergency Center, which revised an earlier injured toll.
Police Senior Sgt. Maj. Worapong Boonthawee says an explosive device was thrown from the Taksin Bridge on Tuesday afternoon and blew up at Sathorn Pier after falling into the Chao Phraya River below. “There is no injury,” he says.
The twin blasts, which the government believed was aimed at damaging economy and tourism, occurred in a space of minutes around 7 pm (5:30 IST) outside Erawan Shrine dedicated to Lord Brahma in the downtown Chidlom district.
Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha said Tuesday that Thailand was working on solving the issues.
So far the US Navy flights have been operating out of Subang, Malaysia, while the US waited for permission from Thailand.
The Cabinet and the National Council for Peace and Order, the junta’s official name, agreed at a meeting Tuesday to hold the referendum, Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha told reporters.
Yingluck entered a plea of not guilty after she was charged with dereliction in overseeing a controversial rice subsidy program that lost billions of dollars.
Thais lined the roads along the route, chanting “Long Live the King!”
The bomb was hidden in a pickup truck & went off late Friday night in the basement of the Central Festival mall.
Confused 29-year-old American tourist was arrested in Thailand for crashing into 13 vehicles and injuring two.