Flood still grips 7 provinces; Pathum Thani & Nan issue flood warnings

 Flood still grips 7 provinces; Pathum Thani & Nan issue flood warnings

Floods at Thon Buri bridge in Bangkok. Image: Voice of America.




BANGKOK, 17th August 2017 (NNT) – Flooding remains in seven provinces in the Northeast and the Central region according to the Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation (DDPM).

The deluge still grips Kalasin, Sakon Nakhon, Nakhon Phanom, Roi Et, Yasothon, Ubon Ratchathani and Ayutthaya. DDPM and relevant bodies have sent heavy machines to inundated areas to speed up the drainage of floodwaters.

Full story: NNT

Reporter: Vipaporn Pooritanasarn,
Rewriter: Rodney McNeil
National News Bureau Of Thailand



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