The government has decided to discard a proposal by the Royal Irrigation Department (RID) to build the controversial Mae Wong dam.
FLASHBACK TO SUNDAY: Huge protests and shows of public sympathy for anti-dam activist Sasin Chlaermlarp were the main reasons the government is rethinking plans for a dam in Mae Wong National Park. (Photo by Thiti Wannamontha)
However, it will conduct an entirely new study of the dam in the hope that this will reduce the mounting intensity of current anti-dam protests.
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