BANGKOK, 16 February 2010 (NNT) - A committee
responsible for monitoring flood relief operations will ask for a budget
of 3.6 billion THB to assist flood-affected people in southern provinces
in today's cabinet meeting.
Deputy Prime Minister Major General Sanan
Kajornprasart, chairman of the committee, stated that the money would go
towards relief operation in 99 districts of 10 southern provinces facing
a continual severe inundation.
Those provinces include Surat Thani,
Nakhon Si Thammarat, Patthalung, Songkhla, Pattani, Yala, Narathiwat, Chumpon,
Trang and Satun.