Tags : Chai Nat


Prepare to evacuate: Thai PM Yingluck Shinawatra

Yingluck to government agencies: Make plans now to move people to places where aid can be delivered easily Critical areas: Nakhon Sawan, Ayutthaya, Uthai Thani, Chai Nat, Sing buri, Angthong, Nonthaburi, Lop Buri, Pathum Thani and Chachoengsao; Premier orders watch over Nonthaburi, Pathum Thani water barriers Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra yesterday ordered government agencies to […]Read More


Thailand National alert for more floods, mudslides issued in the

BANGKOK, 24 September 2011 (NNT) – Thailand’s National Disaster Warning Center has issued an alert for people in several provinces for possible mudslides and flashfloods during this time. The flood alert has been issued to people in Nakhon Ratchasima, Buriram, Surin, Si Sa Ket, Ubon Ratchathani, Amnat Charoen, Nakhon Nayok and Prachin Buri. Meanwhile mudslides […]Read More


Flood situation still worrying in Thailand: death toll reaches 130

BANGKOK, Sept 20 – Thailand’s Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation on Wednesday reported flooding is ongoing in 24 provinces and that total fatalities have now hit 130 persons, with two persons still missing since the country was majorly impacted by tropical storm Nock-Ten on July 25. Flooding in many provinces is still worrying and […]Read More


Family of three drowns in Chai Nat tragedy, Unabated floods

CHAI NAT, Sept 19 – A father and his two daughters drowned early Monday when their boat tipped over in the torrential Thajeen River in this central province. The tragedy was the latest in Thailand’s current severe flooding of extensive areas in the North, Northeast and Central regions with no sign of letup. A team […]Read More


Thai PM visits flooded central region, flood assistance continues

BANGKOK, Sept 7 – As flooding in many provinces remains unabated, and deteriorating, Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra led her team to visit impacted areas in Chai Nat, Ang Thong and Ayutthaya on Wednesday to distribute flood relief supplies and listen to reports on the flood situation. Accompanied by Deputy Prime Minister/Interior Minister Yongyuth Wichaidit, Ms […]Read More


Five provinces of Thailand warned of flashflood, mudslide

BANGKOK, 1 September 2011 (NNT) – The 24/7 Emergency Operation Center for Flood, Storm and Landslide has warned five provinces of possible flash flood and mudslide while four others are instructed to brace for overflows of rivers. Deputy Director-General of the Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation Chatpong Chatphuti, in his capacity as Deputy Director […]Read More


14 Provinces of Thailand remain inundated: DDPM

BANGKOK, 24 August 2011 (NNT) – The Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation (DDPM) has reported that 14 provinces remain inundated while the flood has killed 41 people and devastated over two million rai of farmland so far. According to DDPM Director-General Viboon Sanguanpong, the 14 provinces still inundated include 614 sub-districts and 90 districts. […]Read More


Hospitals in Thailand along Chao Phraya, Pa Sak Rivers to

BANGKOK, 6 August 2011 (NNT) – The Ministry of Public Health has instructed all hospitals under its supervision in 13 provinces along the Chao Phraya and the Pa Sak Rivers to be ready to safeguard their facilities against floodwater from the North. Permanent Secretary for Public Health MD Paichit Warachit today paid a visit to […]Read More