Chiang Rai: This afternoon’s media briefing

Snippets from this afternoon’s media briefing:

• Governor says first four boys out of the cave are healthy and remain at hospital

• They have been separated from relative. at this stage to prevent any potential infection

• The boys have asked for Pat Ka Prao – Basil stir fried with rice

• Officer’s radio frequency have now been jammed

• The police ‘chatter’ last night is responsible for mistakes about six having been evacuated

• A drone has been found flying near the operations area.
Soldiers says, “the drone was found not being involved in the operation.”

• Governor says “a lot of rain yesterday but will
not effect the evacation”

• Water inside the cave can be handled at the moment

• Processes are continuing to holes, cracks or crevices that may open up alternate evacuation sites above the cave

• DNP officer says, “water is still being pumped out, even with a lot of rain we can still continue the operation”

• Gov says, “Approximately 11 am we started the second set of evacuations”

• The boys in hospital – their health is stable and manageable.

FILE PHOTO: Nation Multimedia

Northern Thailand News

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