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Rural health services face real threat

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A sickness is pervading the Public Health Ministry. However, it is not exactly in a coma and there are signs indicating a recovery. But the extent of the malaise was underlined last Wednesday. 

On that day the Rural Doctors Society handed a letter to Yingluck Shinawatra through Public Health Minister Pradit Sinthawanarong. It demanded the prime minister excise the man who received the letter.

The tactic deployed by the doctors who work at remote hospitals showed no mercy and sent a strong message to Dr Pradit and the premier that they have no desire to work with him anymore.

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