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158th teacher slain in restive South

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A teacher was shot dead while looking after schoolchildren having lunch at a school in Narathiwat's Bacho district on Wednesday - the 158th teacher slain in the deep South since 2004. 

Pol Lt Paradorn Kotetas, a duty officer at Bacho police station, said the murder took place at Ban Tanyong School at about 12.20 pm.

Teacher Chonlathee Charoenchol, aged 51, was shot dead at a school in Narathiwat on Wednesday. (Photo by Waedao Harai)

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