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79 new cases today-COVID-19 Update

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Today, the Thai government is reporting 79 new cases of Covid-19, with 65 locally-transmitted, and 14 imported, raising the total to 26,241 since the pandemic began. 1 new death has been reported, raising the total amount of deaths to 85. The new infections, which are now in the double-digits, shows Thailand’s Covid situation as improving according to the assistant spokeswoman for the Centre for Covid-19 Situation Administration, Panprapa Yongtrakul.

“The two-digit level of new cases found at hospitals and communities shows that the local Covid-19 situation is under control.”

The CCSA reports that 43 of the 65 local infections were found in communities with 22 of the 65 found in hospitals across 4 provinces.

Samut Sakhon province, the source of the second wave of Covid in the Kingdom, reported 77% of the new cases. Of the 50 cases found in the province, 38 were found in communities and 12 were found at hospitals.

Pathum Thani reported 8 new cases, with 3 being found at hospitals, and 5 in the community. Bangkok reported 6 new cases at hospitals and Chon Buri reported 1 infection found at a hospital. 12 of the 14 imported infections were quarantined arrivals from Russia, The United Arab Emirates, The United States, Slovenia, South Africa, Germany, Libya and Italy.

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The other 2 imported cases were that of Thai women, who ellegedly returned from Myanmar illegally through a natural border crossing in Tak province, despite the government closing off natural border crossings after the February coup by the military in Myanmar.

Covid-19 cases rose worldwide by 446,747 over the past 24 hours to 116.21 million. The worldwide death toll rose by 9,955 to 2.58 million. The US still  has the most cases at 29.53 million, rising by 68,321 over the past 24 hours, and the most deaths at 533,636, rising by 1,993 over the last 24 hours.

In light of the recent downturn in reported cases, Samut Sakhon has recently reopened 22 of its wet markets. However, the seafood market where the second wave of the Covid outbreak began, is not one of them, and it is not yet known when that might reopen.

SOURCE: Bangkok Post

 

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5 Comments

5 Comments

  1. Glenn

    Friday, March 5, 2021 at 4:49 pm

    same BS propaganda via the CCSA and govt. cases cases cases and statistically nobody has died. how many in ICU/Critical Care???? How many with mild symptoms??? Asymptomatic???

    How to create a fake pandemic scare? Just use the PCR tests at 25+ cycle count and watch the false positives soar! What is the suggested cycle count Thailand is using in the pcr tests ????? crickets.

    How can you be sick but not sick? Just get a PCR test and you will probably test positive but have zero symptoms – that’s how. Instant medical jail at your expense too.

    But keep the fear porn running, keep the sheeple believing that masks will save their lives, keep puppy trained and socially conditioned to obey and believe the scam. Fools.

  2. brian mc

    Friday, March 5, 2021 at 7:05 pm

    there was just 2 cases of corona in my town today… so i bought them both. got them chilling for a bbq this weekend.

  3. Fred glue

    Saturday, March 6, 2021 at 4:52 am

    Doctor Glenn what do we do now,,,,,,, please pass on your knowledge. I need your help, why didn’t you say that 14- month’s ago. Idiot “””

  4. gordon

    Saturday, March 6, 2021 at 5:13 am

    I’d laugh but I’m just too darned hot!

  5. Lily

    Sunday, March 7, 2021 at 6:31 am

    Thailand is just starting where Europa started a year ago
    Good luck

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