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CCSA Update: 171 new Covid-19 cases

Caitlin Ashworth

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171 new Covid-19 cases were reported today in the Centre for Covid-19 Situation Administration’s daily briefing. The majority of the cases were detected in a proactive testing campaign. Thailand now has 3,168 active Covid-19 cases. The CCSA has reported a total of 12,594 infections and 70 deaths since the start of the pandemic last year.

Out of the 171 new Covid-19 cases, 125 were detected in a proactive testing campaign primarily among the migrant population in Samut Sakhon.

33 of the cases were local transmissions where people were exposed to the virus while visiting high risk areas. 18 of those cases were reported in Samut Sakhon.

13 of the cases were detected at quarantine facilities for those travelling to Thailand from overseas.

CCSA Update: 171 new Covid-19 cases | News by Thaiger

CCSA Update: 171 new Covid-19 cases | News by Thaiger

Active Covid-19 cases in Thailand as of January 18, according to Worldometers.

CCSA Update: 171 new Covid-19 cases | News by Thaiger

SOURCE: Nation Thailand

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    TERRENCE BOYLE

    Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at 9:09 am

    How about a updated list of all provinces in Thailand showing amount of COVED 19 cases .. I know this list is available but not easy to find .. I know many Expats would love to see this list .. I live in UBON and have no idea of numbers here ??

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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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