One woman killed, six injured in bomb attack in Songkhla

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A 28-year-old female employee of a karaoke beach shop in Thepha district was killed and six others injured when two home-made bombs exploded last night.
Thepha police identified the dead as Ms Vipawadee Roipuang, a resident from Maha Sarakham province who was employed to work at the Kwan Khao karaoke shop on Soi Sawan beach.

She died at the scene.

Police said two bombs were planted at the shop and exploded almost a minute apart killing the woman and injuring the other employees and customers.

They were admitted to Pattani hospital for treatment.

Explosive ordnance disposal police inspected the scene this morning to find evidence to the bombings.

Police believed southern militants in the area are responsible.