Man arrested for lighting fire next to Doi Suthep-Pui National Park

A man has been arrested after he was found to have lit a fire next to Doi Suthep-Pui National Park this morning, April 11.

The arrest took place in Ban Pong, Hang Dong at around 9 a.m.

Officers on patrol for fires spotted the man burning refuse at a resort area at the edge of the park.

The accused, Mr. Vid Nam from Haiya was arrested with “causing odor and heat, dust, soot, ash or any other that may cause harm to health” as well as breaking the fire ban.