BANGKOK, 27 May (NNT) - The Prime Minister has instructed the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) to integrate all units towards alleviating traffic problems and floods with a focus on lowland areas, urging the public to throw garbage away correctly in order to prevent drains from being clogged up.
BANGKOK, 18 May 2017 (NNT) – Health care units in flood-risk areas are to prepare action plans in order to minimize disruptions and ensure serviceability.
The Ministry of Public Health (MOPH) has instructed officials attached to health care units to get readied for flooding as two provincial hospitals and their medical instruments have been reportedly affected by flooding, forcing transfers of some patients to other hospitals.
BANGKOK, 18th May 2017 (NNT) - Several provinces have experienced both damage and blessings following days of heavy rain.
In the northern province of Nan, municipal workers are speeding up the dredging of canals in response to thundershowers that triggered flooding in the city center this week. Water pumps have been installed at inundated areas to quicken the floodwater removal.
MAE HONG SON, 8th May 2017 (NNT)-Soldiers have been delivering water to local residents affected by the drought crisis in several provinces as the temperature continues to rise.
In Mae Hong Son province, mobile development unit 36 of the Armed Forces Development Command has delivered 24,000 liters of water to a local hospital and communities located in Kong Pae Neua sub-district as there was not enough water to sustain daily consumption.
PHETCHABUN, 25th April 2017, (NNT) - A tropical storm has damaged more than a thousand homes in several districts of Phetchabun and Kalasin provinces. Officials have already been dispatched to provide assistance.