Running through the center of the capital of Thailand Chao Praya river burst its banks today, part of its waterfront destroyed and broken. In the central part of Bangkok started flooding.
This informs ITAR-TASS.
Areas near the Chao Praya densely populated. In the vicinity of its coast is the palace of King of Thailand, and a number of cultural and historical monuments.
City authorities have instructed the residents of 13 districts along the river to prepare for an emergency evacuation.
The strongest in 50 years flooding in Thailand has claimed the lives of 356 people. Stopped by a number of companies, in particular completely evacuated Navanakorn largest industrial zone, located to the north of Bangkok. The damage from the disaster exceeded $ 3.3 billion.
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