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Patong, Karon to be hit by water-supply outage throughout Christmas

PHUKET: The Phuket Provincial Waterworks Authority (PWA) has announced that the mains water supply will be shut-off in “the whole of Patong and Karon” from tomorrow (Dec 18) through to Boxing Day, next Wednesday (Dec 26).

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By The Phuket News

Monday 17 December 2018, 05:32PM


The notice warned that ’all of Patong and Karon’ will be affected. Image: PWA

The notice warned that ’all of Patong and Karon’ will be affected. Image: PWA

The water supply will be affected from 9am to 5pm due to repairs and maintenance to the Reverse-Osmosis (RO) water-treatment plant located along the road joining Karon and Patong, the PWA explained in its announcement.

The RO plant supplies much of the mains water supply to Karon and large areas at the southern end of Patong.

“Please collect any water you require. It is expected that the water may have some discolouration after the repairs,”the PWA statement said.

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“We will complete the works as soon as possible. We apologise for an inconvenience,” it added.

For more information, call the Phuket PWA at 076-319173, 082-7901634 or the PWA call centre at 1662.

 

 

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Kurt | 26 December 2018 - 11:30:04

Don't call people names when actually patong, karon, kata undergo clowness of water shut down from 9am till 5 pm during highest of high season. We talk about period of 9 days! Probably you not aware of the fact that this moment there are Phuket  hotels with occupancy rate 50%. ( info friends who work these hotels, not TAT info!)
You are blinded excusing by using the word 'only'. Pity.

Jor12 | 18 December 2018 - 21:01:26

Good lord. It's maintenance you clown and only from 9am to 5pm. What's the matter with you?

Galong | 18 December 2018 - 20:19:40

Is Patong the sister city to Flint, Michigan?

Kurt | 18 December 2018 - 11:36:58

Is this a joke? Or kind of negative tourist promotion during the Christmas Days. Something like: Don't come to Phuket Patong, Karon-Kata during Christmas season, we leave you 9 days without day time water supply. Doing this we make clear to you that we not want tourists on Phuket, or at least not care about your presence.
What are the many hotels in Patong, Karon-Kata saying/reacting?

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