PM Prayut first person to be fined for not wearing mask
Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha became the first person to be fined under Bangkok’s new mandatory mask rule on Monday.
According to Bangkok Governor Aswin Kwanmuang, Prayut was fined THB6,000 for not wearing a mask during a meeting.
The PM was photographed barefaced at the meeting.
Bangkokians woke up to new Covid-19 restrictions on Monday, with mask-wearing mandatory in public places and 31 types of businesses ordered to shut for 14 days.