Tags : Mukdahan


Fleeing smuggler leaves B20m crystal meth on Mekong river bank

MUKDAHAN: Rangers and police seized 21 kilogrammes of crystal methamphetamine, worth about 20 million baht, on the bank of the Mekong River in the early hours of Wednesday. Soldiers from Ranger Company 2110 and police from the Anti-Trafficking in Persons Division lay in wait on the bank of the Mekong River in tambon Bang Sai […]Read More


Mukdahan has its first COVID-19 case this year

Mukdahan province has announced its first Covid-19 case since the second wave began in mid-December, a 52-year-old woman who had just returned from Bangkok’s Ban Bon district. Provincial governor Veerachai Nakmas, Mukdahan governor, said on Thursday the infected woman was in Nikhom Kham Soi district. Full story: Bangkok Post BANGKOK POST ONLINE REPORTERSRead More


Mukdahan hit by mountain runoff, 10,000 rai of farmland under

Runoff from a mountain inundated a main road and some 10,000 rai of farmland in Mukdahan’s Dong Luang district Saturday morning, the district chief said. Dong Luang district chief Somsak Boonchan said the runoff from the Phuphan Noi mountain range was caused by several days of heavy downpours. Full story: The Nation By The NationRead More


Mukdahan Police Hunt for Escaped Uighur Refugees

MUKDAHAN — Police on Thursday were looking for four Uighurs refugees who escaped nearly three years of detention in Thailand’s northeast. The four refugees, all men, escaped the immigration detention center in Mukdahan province Tuesday night. Police believe they’re still in the province, likely begging for food, according to Col. Komen Suphap, provincial immigration chief. […]Read More


Lao man arrested for alleged murder of Thai grandmother, child

A Lao welder was arrested in Mukdahan Sunday night while waiting to cross the Mekong after fleeing Samut Prakan where he allegedly robbed and killed a grocery store owner and her granddaughter earlier in the day. Mukdahan immigration police were joined by troops in arresting Phu La, 22, while he was drinking beer in front […]Read More


Chiang Rai, Mukdahan brace for overflows from Mekong River

People living along the bank of the Mekong River in Chiang Rai province in the North and Mukdahan province in the Northeast have been told to take precautions against possible overflows of water from river. In Chiang Rai, water in the Mekong River has kept rising. The water level in front of the Chiang Saen […]Read More


Mekong River in Mukdaharn close to overflowing

MUKDAHARN, 30 July 2018 (NNT) – Authorities in Mukdaharn province were preparing themselves to cope with imminent flooding due to the overflowing of Mekong River whereas the water level is currently on the verge of a crisis. Provincial Governor of Mukdaharn Paithoon Rakprathet ordered local authorities to be prepared for the flooding, which might lead […]Read More