Thailand seals Myanmar border to prevent drug trafficking and COVID-19 transmission

Thailand’s deputy Prime Minister, Prawit Wongsuwan, has announced that the border between Thailand and Myanmar will be sealed to prevent drug trafficking and the spread of COVID-19. The government is concerned that the economic difficulties caused by COVID-19 have encouraged greater numbers of people to smuggle illicit drugs across the border.

Source: https://menafn.com/1100807020/Thailand-seals-border-with-Myanmar-to-stem-Covid-19-drug-trafficking