Tags : Canal


Man killed after driving car into Khon Kaen canal

KHON KAEN: A construction contractor was killed when the car he was driving veered off a road and plunged into an irrigation canal in Nam Phong district on Saturday night, police said. Pol Capt Thavorn Laophaeng, a Nam Phong police duty officer, said the accident was reported to the police at 7am on Sunday after […]Read More

Chiang Mai

Interior Ministry develops Mae Kha Canal in Chiang Mai

CHIANG MAI (NNT) – The Minister of the Interior has inspected development of Mae Kha Canal in Chiang Mai. Gen Anupong Paojiinda, Minister of the Interior, led a team investigating recent problems affecting the northern province’s Mae Kha Canal. He was briefed on the past performance of the Chiang Mai Irrigation Project, with Nakhon Chiang […]Read More


Canal-side walkway collapses in Samut Prakan, 8 injured

SAMUT PRAKAN: Eight people were injured, two seriously, and several boats were sunk when a crowded concrete walkway built along the bank of Khlong Nong Ngu Hao collapsed during a boat race in the canal in Bang Sao Thong district on Monday. Police said the incident occurred about 4pm when a large number of people […]Read More


Electric Canal Ferry to be Available for Bangkok’s Phadung Canal

BANGKOK (NNT) – The Deputy Governor of Bangkok has inspected the assembly of seven electric ferries that will be in service in December this year. Mr. Sakontee Pattiyakul, Deputy Governor of Bangkok inspected the assembly of the electric ferries that will ply Khlong Phadung Krung Kasem canal. The electric ferries will serve daily passengers who […]Read More


Woman drowns in Kalasin canal

KALASIN: A woman drowned in an irrigation canal in Kamalasai district while cooling off with fellow villagers on Sunday, police said. Eyewitnesses told police that the woman — identified later as Chantra Boonsomya, 40 — arrived at a spot near a sluice gate in the irrigation canal in tambon Kamalasai in the afternoon with other […]Read More


Saraburi: Skeleton wrapped in bed sheet found in submerged car

Police on Monday were investigating the discovery of a human skeleton wrapped in a bed sheet inside a car submerged in a canal in Saraburi province. The victim was believed to be Klinkaysorn Wongsing, a 36-year-old saleswoman who disappeared three years ago. The wrapped skeleton was found on the back seat of her Bangkok-registered white […]Read More


Missing woman found dead in Chai Nat canal

CHAI NAT: A woman was found dead in an irrigation canal in tambon Rai in Pattana Manorom district on Sunday morning after going missing for three days, police said. Rescuers from the Ruam Katanyu Foundation brought up the body of Kwanta Bundhittham, 44, from the canal in the presence of police and a doctor from […]Read More