[translated and summarized from a Suan Dusit Poll – December 20, 2011]
1. Opinion on the bombing of the city at this time.
|1.||Is political/to create turbulence in the city:||45.67%|
|2.||Make people panic/have anxiety, fear/reduced confidence in safety.||27.03%|
|3.||Actions from people who have malicious intentions towards the country. Lack of good conscience. Desire personal gain.||21.26%|
|4.||Many police should act quickly to arrest the offender and punish them strictly.||6.04%|
2. The cause of the bombing is:
|1.||from political conflicts||52.97%|
|2.||people want to see chaos, people panicking and social disorder.||35.89%|
|3.||they want to defy the country’s laws/create situation to get attention.||7.92%|
|4.||they want to destroy the stability of the nation and reduce the credibility of the government.||3.22%|
3. Was the bombing incidents related to politics or not?
|1.||Involved with politics.||74.12%|
|(Because from the follow up information on the event, people believed that it is a political issue.|
|Because there might be a third party to create chaos.|
|Because it may come from [personal] conflicts, people who know each other, or to create a situation to get attention.|
4. What should the government do about this bombing?
|1.||Hurry to investigate this case and arrest and punish the offenders as soon as possible/Do not apprehend only scapegoats.||41.53%|
|2.||There must be a clear, strict measures to prevent it/increase checkpoints and police in risky areas.||32.21%|
|3.||Have to clarify or inform the public/not conceal the facts/news must be precise.||20.28%|
|4.||request cooperation from all parties, especially people have to keep an eye on anything, look after things instead of the polices.||5.98%|
5. How should people behave considering the cases of bombings today.
|1.||Take care of themselves. Be more careful/Avoid risk areas.||51.21%|
|2.||Keep an eye on anything, look after things. If anything’s wrong, report to the police immediately.||26.49%|
|3.||To follow up information with consciousness. Do not panic much.||16.78%|
|4.||Stay put/During the risk period, should not leave home.||5.52%|