Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith told a press conference that as of the evening of Jul 24, 2018 all people trapped on trees and rooftops have been rescued but a mission to search for 131 missing people is currently continued.
One more dead body was discovered this morning. As a result the death toll from the dam disaster in Sanamxay district, Attapeu Province reached 27. The incidence also left 3,060 people homeless.
Source: Lao News Agency