Phuket City Police issue reminder: election alcohol ban in Phuket Town tonight

PHUKET: Phuket City Police Superintendent Sakchai Limcharoen this afternoon reminded operators of bars, restaurants, nightclubs and other entertainment venues in Phuket Town that a ban on the sale of alcohol will come into effect within Phuket City limits from 6pm today.

“Due to the Phuket City Municipality election tomorrow, alcohol sales will be banned from 6pm tonight until midnight tomorrow night,” Col Sakchai Limcharoen told the Phuket Gazette.

The ban also applies to retailers, he added.

Click here to see a map of the Phuket City municipal area as provided by the municipality.

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