A bomb exploded near Erawan Shrine in the capital’s central of Bangkok, Chidlom district.The explosion was on the Rajprasong intersection, which has been the hub of political demonstrations in recent years.
12 people were reported to be dead and several were injured. BBC’s head, Jonathan was present at the scene and says that there was huge chaos and bodies got scattered all over the place.
The shrine is situated next to a five star hotel and its been said that bomb blasts and attacks are very rare in Bangkok.
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