Giant Buddha statue toppled by storm in Chon Buri

 Giant Buddha statue toppled by storm in Chon Buri

Chonburi Stadium. Photo: Poakpong / flickr.



CHON BURI – A giant Buddha statue the height of a nine-storey building under construction at a meditation centre collapsed during a fierce thunderstorm in Muang district on Monday night.

The statue, named Phrabhud Santi Apimahamongkholchai, is being erected in tambon Napa municipality.

Full story: Bangkok Post

CHAIYOT PUPATTANAPONG



TN

The main purpose of Thailand News is to offer our readers all news from the most popular and trusted newspapers in Thailand & Asia in one place.Get breaking news and the latest news headlines from Bangkok, Phuket, Pattaya, Chiang Mai, Northern Thailand, Isan, the insurgency-plagued South and Asia.

Related articles

Leave a Reply