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‘Blind’ Beggar Caught On Camera Driving SUV Blames His Daughter

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Blind Beggar Shows Up For Work Driving SUV

A beggar pretending to be blind who was caught on camera driving an SUV has told police it was all his daughter fault.

Somporn Kueyen was filmed parking a Toyota Fortuner outside a temple in Bang Yai, Nonthaburi which was posted to Facebook. After parking up, he walked around the corner is his old rags, put on sunglasses and a hat then pretended to be blind as he begged for money.

The 65-year-old told police he had many failed businesses and racked up huge gambling debts and he turned to begging when his daughter who worked overseas refused to bail him out.

He was fined 1,000 baht and promised to stop begging.

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Thailand Reopens Railway Service To Laos

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The State Railway of Thailand announced that the railway service connecting Thailand’s Nong Khai province with Thanaleng station in Laos has resumed operation since Sept 16.

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Columbia Pictures’ Aquaverse Theme Park Set To Open Next Month

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Sony Pictures Entertainment will open a theme and water park based on popular characters from films produced by Columbia Pictures next month in Thailand as it seeks to cash in on a rebound in tourism.

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