Battambang: July 27, 2020 at 14:05 at Group 4, Ta Krok Village Treng commune, Rattanak Mondul district, Battambang province, there was a case of mine explosion left over from the war buried in a land while people were playing The victim, Pat Rith, a 35-year-old man, currently resides in Ta Krok village, Treng commune, Rattanak Mondul district, Battambang province. Luy Kimsor, a 65-year-old man, currently lives in Chong Kaosou Village, Sangkat Slor Kram, Siem Reap City, Siem Reap Province. There is a farmland in the backyard.
The victim was rushed to a nearby hospital, but died at the scene. The tractor that hit the mine was completely damaged.
Local police officials said the scene was a former battlefield between the conflicting parties of the past and there. Also rich in unexploded ordnance, scattered and buried in the ground, not yet cleared. The same official confirmed that at the site of the incident, there has been clearing and plowing for many years, but In the past, there were no such cases, but now there are such incidents.
On behalf of the local authorities as well as the Battambang Provincial Police, please call on the local people, especially the locals, who are former battlefields, to be careful Regularly on the issue of unexploded ordnance left over from the war, because it really endangers our lives. Sure. By: Ung Sarom