Kanchanaburi to seek recognition of Death Railway as a World Heritage Site

The Death Railway

The Burma Railway, also known as the Death Railway. Photo: neekungchi (Pixabay).

KANCHANABURI is pushing for its historically significant Death Railway to become a World Heritage Site.

A public hearing was held yesterday at the River Kwai Hotel in the western border province to hear the views of local residents. The event was presided over by Kanchanaburi Governor Jirakiat Poomsawat.

Full story: The Nation


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