H.E. Police General Adul Sangsingkeo, Minister of Labor Presided the meeting to prepare the drive for the collection of Iris Scan and the registration of migrant workers’ records of the total service center at the meeting room on the ground floor of the Ministry of Labor. In order to complete the registration of migrant workers, the Department of Labor Protection and Welfare (OSS) must be completed before March 31, 2018. Currently, there are provinces where foreign workers are residing. More than 10,000 people in 24 provinces, including Bangkok, 312,893 people, Chonburi 113,597 people, Samutprakarn 94,156 people, Samutsakhon 86,799 people and Chiang Mai 62,204 people. There are also Pathum Thani, Surat Thani, Rayong, Phuket, Nakhon Pathom, Tak, Nonthaburi, Chachoengsao, Chumphon, Kanchanaburi, Chantaburi, Ratchaburi, Ranong, Chiang Rai, Songkhla, Phangnga, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Trat, Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya.
Gen. Adul added that the guideline will increase the capacity of the staff to work in two sets. And the card machine from the province has completed the 24 provinces added to the letter to the governor ordered 5 departments under the Ministry of Labor, the headman, village headman, local government promote the employer to bring in foreign workers to the OSS Center. Give the form to employers who have a lot of foreign workers fill in the complete information and appoint the employer to receive the documents before entering the OSS to shorten the implementation time and more flexibility. Other provinces the deadline for the operation of the center based on the number of cards produced each day to bring the card machine to help the target province.
Gen. Adul also said: For Samut Sakhon province targeted to scan the retina, migrant workers in the sea fishing, fish processing, and continuous sea fishing, 85,411 people, 13,637 people have been carried out, 71,774 have not been carried out, with plans to bring the scanner from the province with a small number of workers, Samut Sakorn has 10 units and 12 units of the same machine. It will increase the capacity of 500 employees per day. This will be done at the establishment plan. The Department of Employment sent staff to participate. The plan began on March 7, Gen. Adul will be in charge of tracking the operations of the OSS Center in Samut Sakhon on Sunday, March 11.