By THE NATION
He added that related district officials met on Wednesday to discuss the lockdown. He said many measures were considered at the meeting, including the possibility of banning outsiders from entering the district. Anant added that the option of quarantining locals returning to the district for 14 days was also discussed.
The district chief said people in Betong will be allowed to lead their lives normally during the day but will have to observe the night-time curfew.