Aristman under arrest

United Front of Democracy Against Dictatorship (UDD) core figure, Arisman Pongruangrong was arrested by authorities at 17.00 hrs at Pleon Chit BTS skytrain station.

Mr Arisman is now being taken to the Naresuan military camp in Phetchaburi province for detention after his failed attempt to escape from the main rally stage on Ratchaprasong Intersection this morning.

The five core leaders of the United Front of Democracy Against Dictatorship (UDD), who surrendered themselves to police today included Puea Thai Party MP Jatuporn Prompan, Mr Yosawarit Chuklom, Mr Wiphuthalaeng Phatthanaphumthai, Mr Nattawut Saikua and Mr Korkaew Pikulthong. They are all detained at the Naresuan military camp as well.

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