BANGKOK, Feb 23 (TNA) – The Center for COVID-19 Situation Administration agreed with the one-month extension of the state of emergency to control COVID-19 and decided to maintain the red zone only in Samut Sakhon province.
CCSA spokesman Dr Taweesilp Visanuyothin said CCSA resolved to extend the imposition of the executive decree on public administration in emergency situations until March 31 and keep Samut Sakhon as the only red zone.
The orange zone covers eight provinces namely Bangkok, Samut Prakan, Samut Songkhram, Nakhon Pathom, Pathum Thani, Nonthaburi, Ratchaburi and Tak. The yellow zone involves 14 provinces and the green zones 54 provinces.
Besides, CCSA allows the consumption of alcoholic drinks everywhere until 11pm except in Samut Sakhon. Musical performances are permitted but dancing is prohibited. Shopping centers can operate as usual.
Schools and exercise venues can open as usual but the numbers of spectators must be limited at competitions.
Jetski competitions are allowed as other countries have confidence from Thailand’s successful organizations of international badminton tournaments recently. However, activities must be subject to measures of CCSA. (TNA)