After the Water and Flood Management Committee (WFMC) organised water flow testing in the western part of Bangkok to convince residents that the government would be able to prevent flooding this year, people were reassured to a certain extent.
Workers erect concrete columns along a river bank near the Chulalongkorn water gate in Pathum Thani. A flood wall is being constructed to protect the area, which was badly inundated in last year’s floods. KITJA APICHONROJAREK
However, they were not entirely convinced that massive inundation would not occur this year, noted Thai Rath.
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