Additional coronavirus checkpoints roll out on major Chiang Mai roads

Following the deployment of six coronavirus checkpoints across Chiang Mai Province yesterday, March 26 more have been deployed today, March 27.

In the Chiang Mai metro area new checkpoints have been deployed on Chiang Mai – Phrao Road (Highway 1001) through Mae Jo and on Highway 1015 in Nong Tong, Hang Dong on the border with Lamphun.

They join previously deployed checkpoints on the Superhighway in Saraphi and on Chiang Mai – Chiang Rai Road (Highway 118) in Choeng Doi, Doi Saket.

Outside of the metro area a coronavirus checkpoint has also be established in Wiang Haeng District today. Previously announced checkpoints included Hot, Mae Ai, Mae Taeng and Doi Tao.

More checkpoints are likely in the coming days as the Thai government has ordered that screening take place at all provincial crossings.

วันที่ 26 มีนาคม 2563 เวลา 20.00 น. อำเภอหางดง ได้สั่งการให้บูรณาการกำลังฝ่ายปกครอง ตำรวจ เจ้าหน้าที่สาธารณสุข…

Posted by ข้อมูลข่าวสารเฉพาะกิจของจังหวัดเชียงใหม่ on Thursday, March 26, 2020

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