A policeman discharged for drug- related issue on Thursday, killed his wife, child , 34 others and himself in a mass shooting in a day -care centre in Thailand .
Thailand Police District Official, Jidapa Boonsom ,said that there were 22 children among the victims . About 30 children were at the centre when the gunman came in around lunchtime.
“The man first shot four or five staff, including a teacher who was eight months pregnant. At first, people thought it was fireworks,’’ Jidapa said.
Videos posted on social media showed sheets covering what appeared to be the bodies of children lying in pools of blood at the centre.
Police said a manhunt was under way for the culprit.