Beggars in Thailand Now Face Jail Time and Fines Up to Bt 10,000

"If people wish to help the beggars, they can make donations to the MSDHS projects for vocational promotion for beggars,"

Beggars in Thailand Now Face Jail Time and Fines Up to Bt 10,000

BANGKOK – General Anantaporn Kanjanarat, head of the Ministry of Social Development and Human Security (MSDHS) has told a press briefing that his agency would co-ordinate with the National Office of Buddhism to ask for co-operation from various temples throughout the Nation to educate the public about appropriate merit-making ways and to stop them from […]

Authorities Urged to Help Beggars and the Homeless People in Thailand

Authorities Urged to Help Beggars and the Homeless People in Thailand

BANGKOK – The Social Development and Human Security Minister, Gen. Anantaporn Kanjanarat, has encouraged the general public and tourists to report to the authorities when they come across beggars and homeless people. Gen. Anantaporn said the Department of Social Development and Welfare has launched a campaign for beggars and homeless people to receive proper assistance […]