Fish farmers in Cambodia resist as lake is drained

Some 60 per cent of 302 families living at Boeung Samrong lake in Phnom Penh’s Prek Pnov district agreed to accept compensation as authorities began draining the lake in preparation for increasing its depth, said Prek Pnov administration chief Sim Sophorng.

However, the remaining residents who rejected it said they will continue to live there until they receive compensation that’s acceptable to them.

In full: https://elevenmyanmar.com/news/fish-farmers-in-cambodia-resist-as-lake-is-drained-asianewsnetwork

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