Thailand Post warns of mailing restricted and prohibited items:
Thailand Post today warned people of sending prohibited and restricted items through the mail saying it is illegal and sender could face a maximum jailterm of up to two years and a maximum fine of 80,000 baht, or both.
The warning came after the police have discovered that arms trader has used postal service to send the prohibited and restricted items to customers.
TP president Mrs Samorn Terdtampiboon said TP has tightened safety measures including screening prohibited and restricted items with X-ray scanners in cooperation with airport officials.
In case of detection of any violation, the parcels posted could be traced to the senders from the postal offices which have CCTV monitoring, she said.