Body of missing man found in Doi Tao lake

The body of a retired Air Force officer who went missing on Thursday has been found in Doi Tao Lake.

The body was discovered by rescue workers and park employees floating at the edge of the lake in Mae Ping National Park yesterday, Jan. 20.

The decease, Mr. Panyatthaphakdee had been staying on a raft/house boat in the upper reaches of the Bhumibol Dam in Tak Province when he is believed to have accidentally fallen into the water.

How his body ended up in Doi Tao, a significant way upstream is not clear from reports.

Around 100 people were involved in the search for the body across two provinces.