Foul, black water with a putrid odor was found flowing into the sea at Kamala Beach in the Kathu district according to a popular Facebook page.
The incident was reported by the Monsoon garbage Thailand Facebook page on Monday of this week (May 16th).
According to the Monsoon Garbage Facebook page, they reported that the black and putrid water had been allegedly released from nearby businesses without any treatment. However, this was not independently verified by The Phuket Express.
As of press time, there had not been an official response from area business owners or government representatives. The pictures and video had been widely shared and discussed on social media, notes The Phuket Express, with significant speculation.