The body of a man was found in the Ping River in Pa Daet yesterday, Feb. 11 near the Ping floodgates.
The man was identified as Mr. Supat Kaewkampan, 59, a former mayor of Pa Daet.
According to reports, Mr. Kaewkampan had left home to go fishing in the morning and had failed to come home.
It’s believed he may have been in the water for around 2-3 hours before being found. Police suspect that he may have had a heart attack leading him to end up in the river.