On 11th December 2013 at Phuket Police Station, Khun Suchart Hirunkanokkul – President of the Thai Hotels Association Southern Chapter and Khun Bhuritt Maswongssa – Phuket Tourist Association Committee together presented t-shirts, hats and money towards supporting the “Phuket Police Tourist Care” project initiated by Phuket Police Headquarters. Pol Maj Gen Ong-Art Piuruengnon – Phuket Provincial Police Commander was on hand to receive the gifts.
Khun Bhuritt said “The Phuket Tourist Police Care project has been set up to take more care of Phuket’s tourists. This is being achieved with the setting up of a series of patrols who are there to assist tourists in every beach location. To date this has been very successful, and from feedback we have received the tourists are they are very satisfied that the patrols are there. The tourism private sector in Phuket recognizes the benefits of the project and wishes to offer continued support in order to help take care of the security of both business and leisure travellers. Therefore, today we are presenting the Tourist Care workers with t-shirts, hats, along with a financial donation of 10,000 baht per month for the next 6 months.”