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3 water pumps provided in case flood hits Lat Phrao

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AYUTTHAYA, 31 October 2011 (NNT) – The Director of Lat Phrao district said that now the flood situation is being closely monitored. Three water pumps are already prepared so that the water can be pumped out if the flood actually comes.

Mr Bapit Saengkaew, the director of Lat Phrao district said that the situation in Lat Phrao district needs to be fully aware since the area is at risk of flooding. The preparation includes repairing flood dikes to make them ready for the flood, and 3 water pumps are in use to pump the water out.

However, if the flood situation reaches the critical point, evacuation needs to be hurriedly proceeded. There are 6 schools available for the flood victims to use as shelters namely Wat Lat-Phrao school, Wat Lat Pla Khao school, Thep Witthaya school, Khlong Song Krathiam school, Petch Thanom school, and Loi Sai Anuson school. Other two schools are being asked to join the program. Those who intend to evacuate to othe provinces will be informed to get prepared accordingly.

News ID: 255410310014

Reporter : Boonyanut Chompan
News Date : 31 October 2011