Pattani :

Two homemade bombs exploded in Pattani early today, injuring a soldier.

The first bomb blew up on the Mayo-Palat road in Mayo district, wounding Pvt Chotiros Kanhakul of Pattani Task Force 25 while a patrol was providing security for teachers travelling to schools.

The second bomb went off while a pickup truck with five policemen on board was on security patrol for teachers on the road near Moo 1 village in tambon Karubi of Kapho district.  The vehicle was damaged, but the policemen were not hurt.