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Drones join search for Japanese tourist missing in Chiang Mai


Officials stepped up their search for a Japanese tourist, 82, who went missing at noon on Monday on Doi Suthep in the Jom Thong district of Chiang Mai province.

The family of Kinya Nakamura reported to the authorities that he had been missing after they visited a pagoda on Doi Suthep.
Officials have been combing forest walking treks in the Doi Suthep National Park but have failed to find him.
On Thursday, Air Force Commander-in-Chief ACM Jom Rungsawang ordered drones to be flown over the areas to take aerial photos to send back to the search station in real time in stepped up efforts to try and locate the missing man.

Published : April 12, 2018

By : The Nation