CHIANG MAI, Sept 6 (TNA) – Police arrested ten people for violating the government’s alcohol ban at a famous restaurant at the center of the northern province last night.
Earlier police raided Cleo Sky Bar in inner Chiang Mai on Saturday night (Sept 4) for selling alcohol and also arrested about 25 customers there.
Last night (Sept 5), the Muang Chiang Mai district chief and police from the Mae Ping station went to another eatery on Sathanee Rodfai Road in Wat Ket sub-district.
There officials arrested its operator and nine customers for alcohol sales and consumption which were actually banned at eateries to control COVID-19.
The ten people were brought to the Mae Ping police station and charged with violating the alcohol ban at eateries imposed by Chiang Mai’s communicable disease committee.
Thailand reported on Monday 13,988 new coronavirus cases and 187 more deaths over the past 24 hours. (TNA)