PHUKET MEDIA WATCH– Thailand news compiled by Gazette editors for Phuket's international community

City put under state of emergency for 60 days The Nation / Phuket GazettePHUKET: The caretaker Cabinet yesterday imposed an emergency decree covering the capital and its outskirts for 60 days. This will give officials more power to handle the anti-government protest, which it claims has been a cause of violence, death and injury.

From today, the entire capital and Nonthaburi, plus parts of Pathum Thani and Samut Prakan will be under emergency law.

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