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Phuket flood victims receive Royal donations

Phuket flood victims receive Royal donations

PHUKET: Deputy Secretary-General of the Royal College of Chulabhorn Wanlop Thammadamrong visited Phuket yesterday (Oct 22) to hand over survival bags to Phuket flood victims on behalf of the Royal Family.

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By The Phuket News

Sunday 23 October 2022, 09:00AM


The first official ceremony took place at Kathu Municipal School 2 with Governor Narong Woonciew and other Phuket top-ranking officials present.

It total 1,000 survival bags were handed over for distribution among people affected by recent floods, the Phuket provincial office of the Public Relations Department (PR Phuket) reported.

Another ceremony was then held in Mueang Phuket district where 1,000 more life bags were handed over for distribution among people. Phuket Vice-Governor Phichet Panapong led local officials to receive the Royal donations.

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As said in the report by PR Phuket, torrential rains caused floodings in all three districts of the province, namely Mueang Phuket, Kathu and Thalang. Overall 17 tambons, 88 villages, 39 communities and hundreds of households were affected.

Major landslides were recorded in five areas with the worst one badly damaging the road linking Patong and Kathu (Route 4029). Official are yet to publicly announce the ammount of damage. 

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Kurt | 24 October 2022 - 01:22:38

The usual:.."see how good we are in providing help. 'SURVIVAL bags', read again the word survival! Open the closed hotels, let them provide accommodation, cook meals for this people, while their homes are cleaned and dryed. And send the bills to the Governor. These photo sessions are a unrestpectful disgrace. Using people for photo selfsatisfaction. Perhaps call it 'merit doing...

DeKaaskopp | 23 October 2022 - 20:23:48

" 2 dozen bags ?"  Huh ?  It says 2000 in the article. Don't you know the difference between 2000 and 2 dozens? 

Prab | 23 October 2022 - 11:54:45

they spend more for the preparation that the pictures than the value of those bags...as usual..  2 dozen bags? wow 

 

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