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Lockdown for high-risk provinces mulled


The National Security Council (NSC) and the Public Health Ministry are brainstorming over imposing new measures to tackle the rising number of infections.

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On Wednesday, NSC secretary-general Nattapol Nakpanit said the two sides are discussing the option of imposing a lockdown on high-risk provinces, such as Bangkok, Chiang Mai and Prachuap Khiri Khan, in a bid to curb infections.

 

Nattapol also said the premier has told NSC to be ready for intensive measures.

Published : April 14, 2021

By : THE NATION