Bangkok floods swamp Democrats

Bangkok Governor MR Sukhumbhand Patibatra arrives at the Department of Drainage and Sewerage for a meeting to tackle floods in Bangkok. (Photo by Tawatchai Kemgumnerd)

Democrat leader Abhisit Vejjajiva has admitted the spill-over of criticism of flood handling by the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration is affecting the popularity of the party in the capital.

Mr Abhisit said on Wednesday the anger of Bangkokians after the floods was understandable.

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