BANGKOK, Might 16 (The Nation Thailand/ANN): The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) goals to permit foreigners to register for a Covid-19 vaccine from August onwards, BMA spokesman Phongsakorn Kwanmuang has introduced.
BMA is working according to Prime Minister Prayut Chan-O-Cha’s coverage, who mentioned final week that everyone in Thailand will get a vaccine on a voluntary foundation as per worldwide requirements.
“It will cowl all individuals dwelling in Thailand, whether or not they’re Thai or foreigners, ” he mentioned.
“Because the vaccine registration system [via the Mor Phrom Line account] is now concentrating on primarily Thais, BMA plans so as to add registration for foreigners and expects it to enter impact from August.”
Phongsakorn additional added that BMA additionally plans to vaccinate homeless individuals sooner or later to effectively management the outbreak within the metropolis, which is now logging the very best variety of infections within the nation.
“BMA urges individuals to register through the Line utility as a substitute of strolling into vaccination venues with out an appointment. Registration permits the authorities to find out what number of doses every unit requires every day and this may stop below or oversupply, ” Pongsakorn added.
“If there are extra recipients than vaccines at a vaccination venue, precedence might be given to these working in high-risk jobs.” – The Nation Thailand/ANN