Romanian Diver in Phuket Still Missing After Ten Days

Phuket –

A 47-year-old Romanian diver is still missing for ten days now.

Our previous story:

The Romanian diver had gone missing in the sea near the Kaew Nok Island in Rawai, South of Phuket since January 8th, 2023.

Now for the update:

The Rawai Mayor Aroon Solos told the Phuket Express yesterday (January 17th) that the search had continued since January 8th until yesterday January 17th under the sea and via helicopter but still no sign of MR. SEBASTIAN EMIL SOMESAN.

The Searching Command Center had been moved from the Yanui Beach in Rawai to the Rawai Municipality and the wider search ended and moved to local fishermen and residents to help continue searching for him.

Wider efforts with helicopters and naval vessels have been discontinued at this time but officials pledged to continue the search on a smaller scale via fishermen.


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