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Narathiwat aims to jab over 60% of residents by August


Narathiwat on Thursday targeted vaccination of more than 60 per cent of its population by August.

Governor Jessada Jitrat revealed that 500,000 (62.5 per cent) of the province’s 800,000 residents would be offered the jab over the next two-three months.

Jessada was speaking after a video meeting with Interior Minister Gen Anupong Paochinda to discuss Covid-prevention measures in the southern border province.

The Interior Minister has instructed all provincial governors to arrange public awareness campaigns on the benefits and importance of being vaccinated against Covid-19.

Jessada revealed that 11,177 people had so far signed up for the Covid-19 jabs in Narathiwat.

Published : May 13, 2021

By : The Nation