Disaster officials warn of flood, landslide dangers in Thalang

Disaster officials warn of flood, landslide dangers in Thalang

By The Phuket News

 

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Officials have warned of potential flooding and landslides in Thalang.

 

PHUKET: Officials have warned of potential flooding and landslides in Thalang after heavy rain fell on the area in the north of Phuket for 16 hours last night (June 6).

 

Phuket Vice Governor Prakob Wongmaneerung said yesterday, “The Phuket Provincial Office of the Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation (DDPM-Phuket) received a notice from the Royal Irrigation Department: Office of Water Management and Hydrology in Surat Thani yesterday at 4:36pm warning of the possibility of flooding and landslides in Thepkrasattri subdistrict.


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