By THE NATION
Nakhon Ratchasima Governor Wichian Chantharothai said on Saturday (May 2) that people who enter the province from May 1 must report to village health volunteers in their area within 24 hours of arriving.
“Meanwhile, the village health volunteers must report to the public health officials as soon as possible,” he said.
“People coming from Bangkok, Phuket, Nonthaburi, Yala, Samut Prakan, Chonburi, Pattani, Songkhla, Chiang Mai and Pathum Thani must undergo 14 days quarantine at their residence.”
He further explained that people who enter the province must observe their symptoms, maintain a distance with others, refrain from gatherings, not share items with others, wash their hands regularly and wear a face mask.
“If they have symptoms, such as fever, coughing, sore throat and panting, they must inform public health officials at hospitals located in their area as soon as possible,” he said
He added that if people who were ordered to undergo quarantine must return before the due date, public health officials must examine their health before allowing them to return.
“If their temperature was over 37.5 degrees Celsius, the officials must send them to a hospital as soon as possible.”