Held a press conference after a meeting to discuss the death of a foreign tourist at Ton Ao Yon Waterfall, Wichit Subdistrict, Mueang District, Phuket

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August 7, 2021

On August 6, 2021 at 15.00 Mr. Phiphat Ratchakitprakarn, Minister of Tourism and Sports, together with Mr. Narong Wuxiu, Governor of Phuket Province Police chief Pol Gen Suwat Chaengyodsuk held a press conference after a meeting to discuss the death of a foreign tourist at Ton Ao Yon Waterfall, Wichit Subdistrict, Mueang District, Province. Phuket
Minister of Tourism has expressed regret for the incident By informing that he has a letter to the Embassy of Switzerland in Thailand To express condolences to the families of the deceased tourists In which case, it will be the duty of the police to investigate and find the offender to be punished as soon as possible. on the part of the Ministry of Tourism and Sports It must be taken care of in terms of building confidence. which today discussed with the governor of Phuket province that must increase the number of cameras More CCTV in Phuket Increase the number of volunteers who help take care of more tourists. to strengthen security
In terms of remedial assistance, the ministry will provide the healing aid fund. Accelerate the approval of the grant according to the criteria of 1 million baht as soon including facilitating the event that the relatives of the deceased wished to come to collect the funeral But when it happens, we have to take responsibility. must communicate with honesty need to take care of the losers as best as possible.