More than 120 families in Phnom Penh’s Dangkao district sent a letter on Monday to the district governor asking for his help in addressing the flooding problem that has seen some of their homes collapse and has forced many to seek temporary accommodation elsewhere, villagers said. What used to be a pond tufted with morning glory is now a 10-hectare expanse of water that villagers say has been deliberately inundated by a government official who claims ownership over the land. “Many of us moved to higher ground, while others rented some*where else temporarily. We have asked the district
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