Trespassing vendors ordered out of old temple | Bangkok Post: news

After years, the government has taken sterner measures to evict illegal vendors from the grounds of an Ayutthaya-period temple.

AYUTTHAYA – Owners of 163 vending stalls encroaching on the ancient temple of Wihan Luang Phor Phramongkhon Bobhit have been given until the end of this month to dismantle them and move out.

Source: Trespassing vendors ordered out of old temple | Bangkok Post: news

See also: Effort stepped up to expel vendors from World Heritage site

Author: Noel Tan

Dr Noel Hidalgo Tan is the Senior Specialist in Archaeology at SEAMEO-SPAFA, the Southeast Asian Regional Centre for Archaelogy and Fine Arts.

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