SURAT THANI – A newcomer packet held on camera “dangerously” overtaking another packet in a Gulf of Thailand has drawn a flurry of disastrous critique from Thai net users.
The video shows one of a ferries, operated by Seatran Ferry Co Ltd, overtaking another ferry, operated by Raja Ferry Port, during a tighten stretch on Friday.
The Seatran ferry, that was streamer to Koh Samui, had to abruptly stop to concede a Raja packet to get past. The Raja packet was going to Koh Phangan.
Netizens criticised a captain of a Raja packet for except a reserve of passengers.
On Sunday, Surat Thani’s Marine Office arch Prawes Suphachai pronounced he would call a assembly with a dual packet captains to explain a situation.
According to collision regulations, “every vessel (power or sail) that is overtaking contingency keep good transparent of a other vessel”.
Video credit: YouTube user Social Share
03 Apr 2016 | 1,666 views