The dam in Mae Wong National Park will go ahead despite opposition from environmentalists, Deputy Prime Minister Plodprasop Suraswadi said yesterday.
Protesters set offfrom Rajamangala University of Technology Suvarnabhumi in Ayutthayato theWorld Wildlife Fund’sNature and Agriculture Education Centre in Pathum Thani to protest against the government’s plan to build anewdamin MaeWongNational Park in Nakhon Sawan. APICHIT JINAKUL
Speaking after receiving a letter of support from about 50 pro-dam villagers, Mr Plodprasop said Thailand is prone to flooding and the dam would help ease the problem.
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