Prime Minister Says that Ending the Drug Cycle is on Nation’s Agenda


Prime Minister Srettha Thavisin has placed emphasis on government policy, such as giving government agencies control, in order to solve the drug problem.

The Government has a policy to encourage drug addicts to receive effective and thorough treatment, along with suppressing drug use and destroying drug trafficking.

By making the issue of drugs part of the national agenda, Thailand is committed to a drug-free future.

The preceding is a press release from the Thai Government PR Department.

Goongnang Suksawat
Goong Nang is a News Translator who has worked professionally for multiple news organizations in Thailand for many years and has worked with The Pattaya News for more than four years. Specializes primarily in local news for Phuket, Pattaya, and also some national news, with emphasis on translation between Thai to English and working as an intermediary between reporters and English-speaking writers. Originally from Nakhon Si Thammarat, but lives in Phuket and Krabi except when commuting between the three.