Deadly flooding in southern Thailand

Days of torrential rain have caused 8 people to lose their lives in southern Thailand. Heavily affected areas include 1,245 villages in 18 districts in southern Thailand. Road and rail networks were badly affected. Southbound trains from Bangkok were halted at Thung Song in Nakhon Si Thammarat. In Nayong district, roads were impassable due to flooding and mudslides. The tourist island of Koh Samui was also affected.

Advice For Travellers

Travellers should be cautious and avoid the affected areas since essential services, including transportation, may be affected.

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