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3 new Covid-19 cases in quarantine, all asymptomatic

Caitlin Ashworth

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3 new Covid-19 cases were detected in quarantine, according to the Centre for Covid-19 Situation Administration. All the cases were asymptomatic. The total number of confirmed Covid-19 cases in Thailand is raised to 3,878 with 3,724 recoveries and 60 deaths. 94 people are currently receiving medical treatment for the coronavirus.

  • A 20 year old Indian cargo ship member travelling from a port in the Philippines tested positive for Covid-19. He arrived on November 8 and tested positive for the virus 3 days later while at an alternative quarantine facility in Chon Buri. He was transferred to Laem Chabang Hospital for treatment.
  • 2 British men, ages 51 an 70, travelling from the United Kingdom with a layover in Dubai tested positive for Covid-19. They arrived on November 9 and tested positive 5 and 6 days later while at an alternative state quarantine hotel in Bangkok.

3 new Covid-19 cases in quarantine, all asymptomatic | News by Thaiger

SOURCE: Nation Thailand

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    Toby Andrews

    Tuesday, November 17, 2020 at 2:41 pm

    It’s a trap.
    The visitor pays all the expenses to stay in Thailand. Has not got the virus.
    But the Thais declare them contagious, and put them in an expensive hospital for the necessary operation. The surgital extraction of money from their wallets.
    There are NO independent virus tests. No second opinion.

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    Jason

    Tuesday, November 17, 2020 at 2:42 pm

    Why do I get the sneaking suspicion that the cases you are discovering were caught in quarantine??

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      Toby Andrews

      Tuesday, November 17, 2020 at 11:08 pm

      No I did not write that.
      The ferang can be grabbed anywhere.
      Like they used to grab ferangs for littering in Bangkok.
      It was only a cigarette butt, but it was an easy source of income for the police.
      Littering!!!
      A ferang will be targeted now in Thailand.
      There are so few of them they are prize turkeys for a fine.

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        Issan John

        Thursday, November 19, 2020 at 8:36 pm

        So …. “ferangs” are just being “grabbed anywhere” off the street and tested for Covid-19?

        Really?

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      Peter

      Thursday, November 19, 2020 at 1:32 am

      Where else would they be discovered, that’s were they are taken too directly from the airport, it’s the reason they are taken there for 14 days quarantine, to prevent the virus entering the country.

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    Harry

    Tuesday, November 17, 2020 at 4:25 pm

    Meanwhile Thailand refuses to test citizens in Thailand. A 80+ year old citizen with severe flu like symptoms was not tested for covid because “there is no covid19 in his living area” according to the doctor. Uhuh…

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      Issan John

      Thursday, November 19, 2020 at 8:33 pm

      Sorry, Harry, but far from refusing to test its citizens as you suggest, everybody admitted to hospital in Thailand is automatically tested for Covid-19 regardless of whether they’re Thais, farangs, or anything else.

      What’s the source of your information?

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Caitlin Ashworth is a writer from the United States who has lived in Thailand since 2018. She graduated from the University of South Florida St. Petersburg with a bachelor’s degree in journalism and media studies in 2016. She was a reporter for the Daily Hampshire Gazette In Massachusetts. She also interned at the Richmond Times-Dispatch in Virginia and Sarasota Herald-Tribune in Florida.

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