Jump to content

News Forum - Big storm plunders homes in Patong


Recommended Posts

A storm of fierce rain and wind caused several large trees to fall down and plunder 3 houses in Patong on Phuket’s west coast yesterday. No injuries were reported, and staff from the local Disaster Prevention and Mitigation office arrived to cut and remove the trees from the area. But photos by The Phuket Express revealed that the houses were reduced to rubble, with roofs blown off and parts scattered everywhere. Patong’s authorities have not yet revealed how much financial damage the storm yesterday caused. This news comes as Thailand officially begins its rainy season today. A low pressure cell […]

The story Big storm plunders homes in Patong as seen on Thaiger News.

Read the full story

Link to comment
Share on other sites

From the photo, the “homes” were made of sticks and sheet metal. Doesn’t take much to plunder them. With a few nails and screws they will be back in shape to their original poor condition. 

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Looks like Treebeard and his cohorts are under environmental stress if they feel a need to stretch their legs and go a 'plundering'. 

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Unfortunately, your content contains terms that we do not allow. Please edit your content to remove the highlighted words below.
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.


  • Join Thaiger Talk Today!

    Sign up in 30 seconds and join the discussion on everything Thailand!

  • Latest Posts

    1. 3

      Time to dissolve the Catholic Church

    2. 3

      Time to dissolve the Catholic Church

    3. 1

      News Forum - Chadchart exposes Bangkok curruption: Civil engineer demands 300,000 baht bribe

    4. 2

      "Begpackers" are back

    5. 2

      News Forum - Thai delivery driver asleep at the wheel, crashes into car, killing 3

  • New Topics

  • Tell a friend

    Love Thaiger Talk? Tell a friend!
  • Create New...

Important Information

By posting on Thaiger Talk you agree to the Terms of Use