Water-fight in Chiang Mai during Songkran (Thai New Year)

Water Fights, Talcum Powder Banned during Songkran

BANGKOK, March 19 (TNA) – The Center for COVID-19 Situation Administration (CCSA) resolved to ban water fights and the use of talcum powder during this Songkran festival and extend state of emergency measures to control the disease for two months until May.

Deputy Public Health Minister Sathit Pitutecha said that CCSA allowed Buddha image bathing, traditional Thai New Year greetings for senior citizens and other religious activities and banned water fights and talcum powder application for this Songkran holidays.

Full story: tna.mcot.net



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