The commander-in-chief of the Royal Thai Army has ordered more protective gear for soldiers guarding the border to protect them from COVID-19.
Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has ordered governors of bordering provinces to seriously block illegal migrants to control the novel coronavirus.
Deputy Prime Minister/Public Health Minister Anutin Charnvirakul said the new COVID-19 situation was under control
The permanent secretary for interior has ordered provincial officials to intensify their operations to control the novel coronavirus
The Department of Disease Control has reported six more Covid-19 cases, who illegally crossed the border back from Myanmar and travelled to several provinces including Bangkok.
Officials intensified disease control operations at the Aranyaprathet border checkpoint as three high-level officials in Cambodia contracted the novel coronavirus.
Army soldiers are seriously sealing off the border with Myanmar where the novel coronavirus is spreading fast.
Security officials have been ordered to seal off the border to block illegal migrants and narcotic smugglers at the same time.
The Ministry of Interior has ordered all provincial governors to round up illegal migrants in a bid to control the coronavirus disease
Deputy Prime Minister Gen. Prawit Wongsuwon ordered tightened security along Thai –Myanmar border in the wake of a rise in Covid-19 cases in Thailand’s neighbouring country.
Thailand reported eight new coronavirus cases in state quarantine, raising the total cases to 3,425.
The Director of the Bureau of General Communicable Diseases has proposed the suspension of labor import from Myanmar until its coronavirus disease 2019 situation improves.