Two protesters killed in Bangkok attack

Two anti-government protesters were killed and 22 others injured in a gun and grenade attack here early Thursday, media reported.

IANS| Updated: May 15, 2014, 07:27 AM IST

Bangkok: Two anti-government protesters were killed and 22 others injured in a gun and grenade attack here early Thursday, media reported.

Assailants on a white pick-up truck fired a grenade at protesters near the Democracy Monument at 2:50 a.m. Thursday, Xinhua reported citing the Manager Online.
Later, the attackers opened fire at the guards of the People`s Democratic Reform Committee at the Kokwua Intersection.
Twenty-four people were reportedly injured and then rushed to hospitals, two of whom later died of injuries sustained during the attack.