Heavy rains have caused havoc in several north and northeastern provinces as a tropical storm left some townships under 80 centimetres of water.
In the Northeast, about half of Muang Nong Khai municipality was 80cm under water yesterday. Cars were stranded in the streets with floodwaters rising to their windshields.
Officials used pumps to accelerate drainage into the Mekong River, where water levels reached 11 metres, only one metre away from critical.
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