Koh Rong: Residents say a boat hit a wave and the boat sankEnter the sea at the point of Koh Rong fish sauce at almost 4 pm on August 1, 2020. It is reported that more than 10 people on board, including young and old, returned from a party on Koh Rong. Please note that the boat sank in the sea.
According to the preliminary announcement posted on Facebook, the people of Sihanoukville confirmed that a boat hit a broken boat Submerged in the sea at Koh Rong Fish Sauce at almost 4 pm on August 1, 2020 under the direct command of Mr. Lt. Gen. Chuon Narin, Sihanoukville Provincial Police Commissioner, after the boat sank, all the people on the boat were rescued and no one was rescued. No casualties.
Authorities report that there were more than 10 people on board, including young and old, who attended a birthday party. At Koh Rong. After the incident, there was rescue by the police force and local authorities, as well as the speedboat GTVC of Tycoon Tea Vichet and some other volunteer fishing boats .
Preah Sihanouk Provincial Administration would like to inform Excellencies, Lok Chumteavs, Lok Oknha, Ladies and Gentlemen, People, especially tourists and fishermen: On July 31, 2020, an active low pressure occurred in the South China Sea and developed into a tropical depression. The low pressure area gradually increased its impact to the third typhoon, SINLAKU, and made landfall in the mountains and coasts. Cambodia caused heavy rains and strong winds. For the weather in Sihanoukville from 1 to 5 August 2020, there will be a lot of rain and flood (Flash Flood) Along with strong winds and high waves.
In order to avoid accidents eventually, the provincial administration calls on the owners of shipping companies, boats, tourists, residents and fishermen to be very careful. And please suspend water travel during this time if there is no need. In particular, local authorities and relevant authorities at all levels, please continue to pay attention to monitor the general situation, help disseminate education to the people and be ready to intervene. Solve practical problems.
Therefore, Excellencies, Lok Chumteavs, Lok Oknha, Ladies and Gentlemen, Tourists, People and Fishermen, please be informed. By: Kolap