Thailand: Thousands of monks hold mass prayer for shooting victims

The northeastern city of Korat has been turned into a sea of orange as 10,000 monks took part in prayer vigil for those killed in last Saturday’s tragedy. Thailand’s deadliest mass shooting left 29 people dead.

Thailand: Thousands of monks hold mass prayer for shooting victims | DW | 15.02.2020

As many as ten thousand Buddhist monks gathered on Saturday for mass prayer vigils to honor the 29 people killed in a shopping mall in Thailand. Jakraphanth Thomma, a 32-year-old soldier, carried out the massacre on February 8, in what was the country’s deadliest mass shooting.