Prime Minister gives slogan “No Alcohol, No Disease, No Covid-19” to promote National Alcohol-Free Day

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Prime Minister Prayut Chan-O’Cha raised the slogan to promote National Alcohol-Free Day, which marked the start of the Buddhist Lent Day, today, July 14th.

The slogan, roughly translated, is “No Alcohol, No Disease, No Covid-19”, Deputy Government Spokesperson Traisulee Traisoranakul revealed this morning.

The Deputy Spokesperson added that the government also encouraged the public to refrain from drinking during the three-month Buddhist Lent, which will begin from July 14th onwards.

“There would be campaigning projects and activities from the government and relevant agencies throughout the Buddhist Lent period, aiming the public to reduce alcohol consumption. Moreover, the Alcohol Control Board Committee is preparing action plans and the alcohol draft bill to propose to the Cabinet,” Traisulee added.


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Nop Meechukhun
National News Writer at The Pattaya News from September 2020 to October, 2022. Born and raised in Bangkok, Nop enjoys telling stories of her hometown through her words and pictures. Her educational experience in the United States and her passion for journalism have shaped her genuine interests in society, politics, education, culture, and art.