The cool weather continues in Bangkok, all over Thailand and the region. This morning it was 20 Celsius in Bangkok, overcast and windy, very cool for Bangkok.
A sad story coming out of Vietnam, over 23,000 cattle and buffalo have died due to the freezing weather- story follows. I never imagined cold weather would be an issue in this part of the world.
Story about Vietnam:
23,000 cattle die in freezing weather
HA NOI – The total number of cows and buffaloes frozen to death in Viet Nam has reached 23,000, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development’s Livestock Breeding Department said yesterday.
The northern mountainous province of Lang Son topped the list with more than 4,000 dead animals, followed by two neighbouring provinces, Cao Bang and Lao Cai.
Minister Cao Duc Phat has instructed provinces from Thua-Thien-Hue northward to establish working teams to instruct in food and shelter measures to help cattle and poultry cope with the chill and hunger.