Post-Songkran Thailand Sees Increased Road Accidents

The increased traffic following Thailand’s Songkran festival is a boon to anyone operating a bus to Bangkok from Chiang Mai, but it’s also risky, as the increased traffic has a proportionate increase in the chances of accidents occurring, so much so that the time period around the Songkran is considered as the seven dangerous Songkran days. Thailand’s Road Safety Centre released some troubling news regarding the Songkran days, reporting that, within the first four days of Songkran period, the country’s roads had already seen more injuries and death compared to…

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