Flooding in eastern Prachin Buri province worsened yesterday when a long section of a dyke in Kabin Buri district collapsed, sending an enormous volume of water into a nearby district.
A woman and her daughter wade through floodwater in the Santi Songkro community of Arun Amarin, Bangkok Noi district after a high tide caused water from the Chao Phraya River to spill into the community on Wednesday. More than 500 households outside flood embankments have been inundated. APICHART JINAKUL
Soil layers of the Ban Takud Oom dyke in tambon Wang Tal of Kabin Buri district softened and caused a section of almost 40 metres of the dyke to collapse.