Thais fear ‘no chance’ of more survivors from tourist boat

Thai officials feared no chance of any more survivors after five more bodies were found in the sunken vessel in Phuket.

The confirmed death toll from the accident stood at 42. Phuket Governor Norraphat Plodthong said rescuers will continue to check the boat to see if there are any more bodies there. The boat capsized in rough seas on Thursday with 105 people on board, 93 of them Chinese tourists along with 12 Thai crew and tour guides. The Tourist Police warned businesses in Phuket already to not take boats out from shore, but they violated this order by taking foreign tourists out. Some 48 people � passengers and crew � were rescued.

Source: VOV5

Thais fear ‘no chance’ of more survivors from tourist boat

Thai officials feared no chance of any more survivors after five more bodies were found in the sunken vessel in Phuket.

The confirmed death toll from the accident stood at 42. Phuket Governor Norraphat Plodthong said rescuers will continue to check the boat to see if there are any more bodies there. The boat capsized in rough seas on Thursday with 105 people on board, 93 of them Chinese tourists along with 12 Thai crew and tour guides. The Tourist Police warned businesses in Phuket already to not take boats out from shore, but they violated this order by taking foreign tourists out. Some 48 people � passengers and crew � were rescued.

Source: VOV5

Thais fear ‘no chance’ of more survivors from tourist boat

Thai officials feared no chance of any more survivors after five more bodies were found in the sunken vessel in Phuket.

The confirmed death toll from the accident stood at 42. Phuket Governor Norraphat Plodthong said rescuers will continue to check the boat to see if there are any more bodies there. The boat capsized in rough seas on Thursday with 105 people on board, 93 of them Chinese tourists along with 12 Thai crew and tour guides. The Tourist Police warned businesses in Phuket already to not take boats out from shore, but they violated this order by taking foreign tourists out. Some 48 people � passengers and crew � were rescued.

Source: VOV5