People on the back of a truck during the Songkran festival in Chiang Mai

Songkran Festival Kicks off in Chiang Mai

CHIANG MAI, April 12 (TNA) – Locals and tourists splashed water at one another amid hot summer weather as the Songkran Festival began in the northern province of Chiang Mai.

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Chiang Mai residents came out to throw water at one another and bar workers on Kachasarn and Loy Kroh roads in the provincial seat placed 200-litre water tanks in front of the premises for water fight. High pressure water guns were sold by hawkers to foreign tourists at the beer bars.

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