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Bangkok City Hall starts mass inoculations related to Bang Khae markets

Street food at Chakrabongse Road. Phra Nakhon District, Bangkok

Street food at Chakrabongse Road. Phra Nakhon District, Bangkok. Photo: Marcin Konsek. CC BY-SA 4.0.


The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) has started the vaccination of vendors who are close to those already infected in the six markets in Bang Khae district of Bangkok, family members of or those in close contact with the infected, as well as people in communities close to the markets, in a frantic attempt to contain the spread of the disease.

Bangkok Governor Aswin Kwanmuang visited the Sirisetthanon market this morning, one of the markets in Bang Khae, to inspect the inoculation process, targeting 6,000 people in six days.

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By Thai PBS World