SONGKHLA – The provincial court on Wednesday granted bail to the chairman of the Songkhla Provincial Administration Organisation (PAO) arrested on a charge of hiring hitmen to kill Songkhla municipality mayor Peera Tantiserane last Novermber.
Uthit Chuchuay was freed on bail after his lawyer offered 5 million baht as collateral. The court accepted his bail request and lowered the collateral to 3 million baht.
Mr Uthit was arrested at his house on Na San Road in Muang district on Tuesday.
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