The Nation



Millions affected by shutdown

The "Bangkok shutdown" has affected over 1 million people, according to a Thai PBS report.

The TV channel estimated that 680,000 residents living in and near the rally sites are affected. On top of this are 440,000 students and 1.2 million people who work in the area. The shutdown have also afffected 4.8 million transport trips.

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