Fate of 20 tourists unknown after their boat capsized in sea

About 20 tourists went missing after a passenger boat capsized in the sea about three kilometres from the coast of Tambon Ao Yai, Muang district of Trat province Monday evening.

The Royal Thai Navy, customs and marine police each deployed a vessel to search for the missing tourists.

Search continued until late at night and the result was unknown.

Source: Thai Public Broadcasting Service (Thai PBS)