Phuket tourists, crew saved from sinking dive boat

 Phuket tourists, crew saved from sinking dive boat

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PHUKET: A joint rescue effort by the Phuket Tourist Rescue Center and the Royal Thai Navy has safely recovered all 27 people aboard a sinking dive boat off Phuket tonight.

A distress call was received from the dive boat Laksanawadee at 6:15pm, an officer at the Tourist Rescue Center in Chalong told the Phuket Gazette.

The boat, a large, two-level cruiser with 16 tourists on board, was returning from a dive trip to Koh Dok Mai.

Read more: The Phuket Gazette


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