Cases of Covid-19 rise in Chonburi, 125 new and confirmed infections today

Chonburi, Thailand-

The province of Chonburi, Thailand, which includes Pattaya, announced this morning on their social media channels a total of 125 new, confirmed cases of Covid-19 which is a rise in Covid-19 cases overall in the province and the most since April 17th.

The districts in the province where cases were found are as follows: Mueang Chonburi with 22, Si Racha with 13, Banglamung (Pattaya area) with 64, Phanat Nikhom with 1, Sattahip with 6, Ban Bueng with 5, Pan Thong with 4, Bor Thong with 4, and 6 from other provinces and areas brought to Chonburi for treatment.

  The details on today’s cases are as follows (We are aware some of this information is very vague, this is all that was released by the Public Health Department):

  1. Six people were infected from the Flintstones Pub in Mueang Chonburi in the Don Hualor sub-district.
    (Since April 6th, 2021, a total of 162 cases from this venue)
  2. 2.1 The Box 69 1 person
    2.2 808 Club Pattaya 3 people
    2.3 BONE 1 person
    2.4 Replay 1 case
    2.5 Other Pattaya entertainment venues 4 cases
  3. 8 medical personnel
  4. 64 confirmed patients that are close contacts or family members of prior cases
  5. In the process of investigation 37 cases

Today, a total of 98 contacts were searched based on contact tracing from prior cases of Covid-19, and 259 proactive ones were searched which is when health workers go out into the local community, such as staff at entertainment venues, and test. All are currently pending results.

Chonburi Public Health Officials have cautioned people to stay home and work from home if possible, avoid social gatherings and parties, wear masks at all times when out of one’s home, and follow other Covid-19 precautions.

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