UPDATE: Phuket abandoned building demolishment completed, Bypass Road lane opens

Phuket –

The abandoned building on Phuket Bypass Road demolishment has been completed. The Bypass Road lane has now opened.

Our previous stories:

Another landslide on a major road in Phuket has blocked a whole lane in Rassada, Mueang Phuket, which has caused traffic chaos.

A part of the Bypass Road which is one of several major roads in Phuket continues to be closed due to a fear of more landslides under an abandoned building on the northbound lane.

A 30-year-old abandoned building on the major Bypass Road in Rassada sub-district, Mueang Phuket is going to be demolished.

The demolishment has started on October 28th, 2022. The Phuket Vice Governor Pichet Panapong inspected the work.

The demolishment work of the abandoned building on the major Bypass Road is expected to be done next week.

Now for the update:

The Phuket Vice Governor Amnuay Pitsuwan told the Phuket Express. The demolishing has now been completed. The contractor and the Rassada Municipality have cleaned up the area to make sure safety is a top priority.

The Phuket City Traffic Police reports at 12:30 P.M. today (November 9th) that the Bypass road northbound lane is now opened to traffic as normal.


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Goongnang Suksawat
Goong Nang is a News Translator who has worked professionally for multiple news organizations in Thailand for many years and has worked with The Pattaya News for more than four years. Specializes primarily in local news for Phuket, Pattaya, and also some national news, with emphasis on translation between Thai to English and working as an intermediary between reporters and English-speaking writers. Originally from Nakhon Si Thammarat, but lives in Phuket and Krabi except when commuting between the three.