Prime Minister Miss Yingluck Shinawatra said yesterday that the flash floods in some areas of Phuket will have an effect on both the economy and tourism. Today, the flood waters have receded and things for most are back to normal.
However, the government has issued advance warning for the possibility of 2 more days of continued rain. The government has put 5 southern provinces on alert for the possibility of flash floods; Phuket, Phang-nga, Ranong, Krabi and Trang.
To assist those who have been affected by the floods based on the actual damage to businesses, shops and houses. No amount has yet been specified.