Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket press releases
Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket back to business after tsunami false alarm
12 April, 2012
Phuket, Thailand,12 April 2012 - Following the 8.6 magnitude earthquake in the Indian Ocean off the west coast of Sumatra, Indonesia on April 11, the island of Phuket and neighboring Andaman Sea areas where placed under tsunami alert by the Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre. They issued the alarm at 15:53hrs (GMT+7) and all Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket guests and staff were evacuated to higher ground. By 19:30hrs the tsunami warning alert was cancelled and all guests and staff where returned to the resort by bus.
Phuket Airport reopened at 22:00hrs last night..
Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket remains fully operational.