PHUKET: A Phuket taxi driver yesterday returned a bag containing nearly 150,000 baht worth of euros and other valuables to a Frenchman who left it in his taxi.

The 57-year-old tourist, Andre Cellier, arrived on January 22 and took a taxi to Patong. When he discovered he had forgotten his bag which contained his passport and a mobile phone, as well as 3,300 euros he called the Tourist Police, said Phuket Tourist Police Chief Urumporn Koondejsumrit.

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