Afterward, the ringleaders of the failed putsch were publicly executed.
"They have broken the democratic rules of the game by supporting popular mobilisation that has resulted in what can be dubbed a "people power putsch"."— (Thompson, M. 2010. Modernisation theory’s last redoubt: democratisation in east and south east asia. In Yin-wah Chu and Siu-lun Wong (ed), 'East asias new democracies: deppening, reversal, non-liberal alternatives'. london, routledge.p98.)