Thailand - Floods, update (DDPM, TMD) (ECHO Daily Flash of 1 October 2021)

  • Widespread floods have been affecting 31 Provinces of Thailand since late September, resulting in an increasing number of casualties and damage.
  • According to the Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation (DDPM) seven people have died, one is still missing and more than 229,000 have been affected.
  • National authorities are providing assistance to the affected communities.
  • For the next 24 hours, moderate to heavy rain with isolated thunderstorms is expected over most parts of the country.