The Royal Thai Police (RTP) on Thursday requested about half its workers at its head workplace to start working from dwelling and different models to undertake the identical measure wherever potential.
The work-from-home order, plus different measures, was ordered by nationwide police chief Suwat Jangyodsuk after at the least 42 cops had been confirmed to have contracted Covid-19, mentioned RTP spokesman Pol Maj Gen Yingyos Thepjamnong.
Items across the nation had additionally been instructed to use the work-from-home coverage wherever potential, whereas nonetheless making certain effectivity, he mentioned.
The Police Common Hospital was on Thursday flooded with a lot of cops involved they may have contracted the virus and eager to get examined, a hospital supply mentioned.
Pol Maj Gen Yingyos insisted the RTP had been strictly following the federal government’s Covid-19 containment measures to forestall the unfold of the virus.
He was responding to a comment by Sira Jenjaka, a Palang Pracharath Celebration MP and chairman of the Home committee on authorized affairs, justice and human rights, who vowed to ask all events involved to an inquiry over the most recent Covid-19 outbreak triggered by night time leisure venues within the Thong Lor space of Bangkok.
The Metropolitan Police Bureau had been persistently advising all enterprise operators to completely adjust to the federal government’s Covid-19 management measures, he mentioned, including that the MPB needed to additionally preserve 24/7 safety patrols across the metropolis to discourage folks from flouting disease-control measures.