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Prachin Buri estate falls victim to floods

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Prachin Buri's 304 Industrial Park became the country's first major manufacturing site to be hit by floods this year after a nearby river burst its banks Wednesday. 

The Khun Dan Prakan Chon dam in Nakhon Nayok province is releasing more water to ease a recent increase in the dam level caused by persistent rainfall. THANARAK KHOONTON

Officials in Si Maha Phot district were rushing to construct an emergency dyke around the industrial estate in tambon Tha Toom to prevent floodwater inundating all of its 500 factories.

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