Based on his tattoo and clothing, police speculate he was a Burmese fisherman who may have been killed in a fight and dumped at sea.
A Burmese man has been arrested in southern Thailand’s Songkhla Province for trafficking fellow Burmese workers to work in the fishery industry.
MAT said the three men had been hiding in a forest near the port of Chonburi for two days after escaping from their fishing boat.
The three men were rescued from a Chonburi dock after their boat returned to shore.
Esther Htusan, a journalist from Kachin State, was one of four journalists responsible for a series of reports on modern slavery that earned a Pulitzer.
Burmese migrants working for a Thai seafood company will receive a share of a US$1.3 million payout after striking en masse.