Announcement of the Royal Gazette, prohibiting 6 provincial gatherings, violating a 2-year prison sentence – four thousand fines
Date 06 Mar 2021 Time 07:25
Government gazette Announcement of the ban on activities and activities in six provinces to control the spread of COVID-19. Violation of imprisonment for 2 years and a fine of 40 thousand or both
On March 6, 64, the Government Gazette website Publish the announcement of the head of the responsible In resolving the state of emergency in relation to security on the prohibition of rallies, mingling activities that cause the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) epidemic (No. 5) outbreak, it states:
Currently, it is also found that the coronavirus infection (COVID-19) among various groups of individuals in the form of a cluster (cluster) within the country, especially in the market area, community and educational institutions. Of the Bangkok area Samut Prakan Province Samut Songkhram Province Nonthaburi Province Nakhon Pathom Province And Pathum Thani Province Which is considered the economic center of the country The situation remains at risk for the spread of COVID-19. Therefore, it is still necessary to enforce public health measures such as spacing Wearing a mask And strict and continuous protection against human exposure to prevent the spread of COVID-19. In the form of clusters (Cluster) within the country spread widely and damage the overall economy of the country.
By virtue of the regulations issued under Section 9 of the Emergency Decree on Public Administration in Emergency Situations, B.E. 2548 (No. 15), Clause 3 and Prime Minister’s Order No. 4/2563 dated 25 March 2020 regarding the appointment Superintendent of operations Responsible chief And competent officials in resolving emergency situations, Article 3 (6) and related announcements Therefore prohibiting the assembly Or doing activities that include people who are crowded in a way that risks It is epidemic and may be the cause of COVID-19. Which has a large number of participants and has the opportunity to contact each other easily in the Bangkok area. Samut Prakan Province Samut Songkhram Province Nonthaburi Province Nakhon Pathom Province And Pathum Thani Province, unless it is performed by a competent official Or authorized by the competent official Or is an activity in an area designated as a quarantine facility with public health measures Or the operation of the government Government agencies, state enterprises, non-governmental organizations, or other similar organizations that have a safe distance between people. Or doing family activities in the home If anyone violates or fails to comply with this announcement Must be punished under Section 18 of the Emergency Decree Public administration in an emergency situation, 2005, liable to imprisonment for a term of not exceeding two years. Or a fine not exceeding forty thousand baht or both
In compliance with the announcement of the chief person responsible for resolving the situation of emergency in relation to security regarding the prohibition of rallies, mingling activities that cause the coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) epidemic ( No. 3) dated February 3, 2021 can still be in force so far as it is not inconsistent with or inconsistent with this announcement.
Effective from 5 March 2021 onwards announced on 5 March 2021.