Mon, 28 Jan 2019 13:50
Typhus claims second victim in Maniq tribe
Typhus has claimed a second victim in a month among the Maniq forest tribe of Phatthalung’s Pa Bon district, district chief Phudit Chanawanno said on Monday while attending the funeral.
Thu, 10 Jan 2019 12:15
Child dies as malaria outbreak hits Maniq tribal people
A child has died and at least five others are bed-ridden following an outbreak of malaria that has hit a group of Maniq or Mani tribal people in the forest in Phatthalung's Pa Bon district over the past two months.
Mon, 03 Dec 2018 01:00
Gold card proposed for nomadic tribe to get healthcare where needed
TO HELP boost access to healthcare for vulnerable people, National Health Security Office (NHSO) chief Sakchai Kanchanawattana has proposed that tribes be given a “gold card”, which allows them to get healthcare service at any state facility.