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THAILAND:Thai flood death toll exceeds 800

Saturday, December 31, 2011

Laaska news Dec. 31, 2011

Photo: EPA 

The death toll from Thailand’s six-month-long flooding has exceeded 800, local emergencies officials report.

Five provinces in the Bangkok area are still gripped by the disaster.

More victims are being found as the water recedes.

The flood hit 66 of Thailand’s 76 provinces.

The losses are estimated to be worth 21,3 bln dollars.

TASS,VOR.

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