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Thailand Flood Death Toll Rises to 212; 25 Provinces Inundated

October 02, 2011

Oct. 3 (Bloomberg) -- The death toll from flooding in Thailand over the past two months rose to 212, and 25 provinces remain submerged, according to the Department of Disaster Prevention & Mitigation.

Heavy rain since July 25 has caused flooding in 58 of the country’s 77 provinces, the agency said today on its website.

To contact the reporter on this story: Supunnabul Suwannakij in Bangkok at

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Tony Jordan at

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