On March 16, Thailand Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha and other cabinet ministers were inoculated against Covid-19 at Government House in Bangkok.
“It has been verified that there is no bad reaction from the AstraZeneca vaccine. Inoculations start today with the cabinet and government officials who come in close contact to a large number of people This is to ensure safety and imbue confidence in the general public. What concerns me the most now is ensuring the vaccine reaches all people in at-risk groups as soon as possible”, the Prime Minister said.
“Today people can have confidence. The prime minister is not only important person. Everyone is important to their own family. Everyone is equally important. So we will speed up vaccinations as soon as possible,” the PM added.