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Khlong Saen Saep Express Boats in Pratu Nam Pier, Bangkok, Thailand. Photo by David McKelvey.

Homeless hero saves man drowning in Bangkok canal


A homeless hero jumped into a Bangkok canal and saved the life of a drowning man early on Thursday morning.

Sanguan Kaenreung, 50, didn’t hesitate to leap into the cold waters of the Khlong Phadung Krung Kasem canal at 5.42am to rescue Somkid Khaoyai, 57, while police and others were standing on the bank formulating a rescue plan.

Full story: The Nation

By The Nation

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