Alcohol sales banned October 24

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The Thaiger & The Nation

Alcohol sales will be strictly prohibited tomorrow, Wednesday, October 24. The day marks the end of the Buddhist Lent. Police say offenders will face a 10,000 baht fine and/or a six-month jail term. “The ban on alcoholic sale applies to both shops and restaurants, retailing and wholesaling,” the Royal Thai…

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