Child killed in collapse of house during storm on Wednesday night in Pattaya area, City and Social media raise funds to help

Chonburi Nong Plalai –

Compensation has been given to a family who lost their child and their house collapsed after a heavy thunderstorm hit Chonburi on Wednesday night earlier this week.

Officials from Nong Plalai Municipality led by the mayor Pinyo Homglan, paid a visit at a house in Nong Plalai yesterday afternoon, Thursday, September 5th, 2019.

On Wednesday night, the house had been damaged by the storm in which the house collapsed, killing a three-year-old Thai boy.

Mayor Pinyo told The Pattaya News, “We have given some money and necessary items for the family. Their house will be fixed. The family will be moved a temporary house.”

Thai Social Media also raised 30,000 baht for the family to assist with the tragic incident.

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