Home NEWS Floods kill nine in ThailandNEWSFloods kill nine in ThailandBy Theophilus Daniel - December 3, 20200ShareFacebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp Telegram Upload your SongFlash floods have claimed no less than 9 lives in southern Thailand and affected half one million individuals, officers stated Thursday because the area braced for much more rain.The deaths all got here in Nakhon Si Thammarat province, the place a state of emergency has been declared. The youngest sufferer was simply 5 years previous.Also See: Results of the UNIJOS SUG election 2021Scores of properties have been broken and greater than half one million individuals from 210,000 households are affected.Nearly 150,000 hectares of farmland are underwater.“This yr is the worst we’ve seen right here in 50 years,” Nakhon Si Thammarat governor Kraisorn Visitwong informed AFP.Also See: How SARS men detained, made me miss exam –OAU final-year student“We’ve had floods in sure components of our province yearly, however by no means this quantity and the currents by no means this sturdy. We will’t even use our boats.”Also See: Plateau State Government Designates Seven Courts To Prosecute Over 300 Suspected LootersThe principle airport remained open to flights however was surrounded by water. Navy automobiles had been ferrying passengers to the terminal. Click here to drop a commentRELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR ENTERTAINMENT NEWSPITCH PERFECT NAIJA – MEET THE HOUSE MATES NEWSUNIJOS SUG President Allegedly Diverts Union’s Special Project Fund NEWSInaugural Speech by the Newly Elected SUG PresidentLEAVE A REPLY Cancel replyPlease enter your comment! Please enter your name here You have entered an incorrect email address!Please enter your email address hereSave my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.