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Black water pours into the Gulf of Thailand right next to Pattaya’s Walking Street – VIDEO

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PHOTO: We Love Pattaya

Just when you thought it was safe to go back into the water… some disgusting black water gushing back onto the Pattaya foreshore. It’s meant to be the Gulf of Thailand, not the Black Sea. The video on the ‘We Love Pattaya’ Facebook page (below) showed the black water pouring into the sea from a pumping station near the entrance to Pattaya’s Walking Street.

By the time reporters got there to collect more pictorial evidence, the damage done was evident although the flow of dirty water had stopped. Heavy rains from late last week had mixed with heaven-knows-what and ended up being deposited on Pattaya’s foreshore, basically pristine up to this event after a ‘rest’ from tourists for nearly 3 months.

The local media called on Pattaya authorities to “act on the reports” but nothing is expected to happen. At this stage, seeing this video, social distancing may be more than just staying away from other people.

It seems the new Pattaya Beach Road drains are WORKING ?????Big rain no beach road floods ❤️??

Posted by We Love Pattaya on Thursday, 28 May 2020

SOURCE: Thai Visa | We Love Pattaya

 

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    Khunwilko

    Monday, June 1, 2020 at 11:37 pm

    OK the black is bad, but no one knows how much colourless, odorless pollutants are pumped into the bay

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    Jim Reid

    Tuesday, June 2, 2020 at 2:33 am

    They should more worried about protecting mother nature than worried about protecting people from covid 19 people will contract it and the will heal each other who will heal Mother Nature. Why are they not investigating this? is there a pay off by some big company Mother nature SHOULD BE PROTECTED at all cost.

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