Chonburi new and confirmed cases of Covid-19 rise to 752 with 1 new death

Highlights:

  • 752 new confirmed cases of Covid-19 in Chonburi today

  • 740 people recovered and were released from medical care

  • 1 new death

The Chonburi Department of Public Health announced 752 new and confirmed cases of Covid-19 today with 1 new deaths, October 7th.

Additionally, 740 people were also released and recovered yesterday in Chonburi. 80,691 people in total have now been released from medical care and recovered in Chonburi since this current wave of Covid-19 began.

This makes a total of 91,836 cases of Covid-19 in the current round of infections, with 10,506 people still under medical care/supervision, and with a total of 639 recorded deaths in Chonburi since the start of this recent round of infections in early April.

The new death yesterday is a 57-year-old woman who had diabetes.

The district-level new cases were as follows today:

Mueang Chonburi 202, Si Racha 187, Banglamung (Pattaya) 113, Panat Nikhom 21, Sattahip 74, Ban Bueang 6, Pan Thong 40, Bor Thong 7, Ko Chan 9, Nong Yai 3, soldiers in Sattahip 26, and 64 people transferred from other provinces for medical care.

The details on the cases are as follows:

  1. Cluster, soldiers in Sattahip, 26 cases
  2. Cluster CL Engineering company in Mueang Chonburi, 16 cases
  3. Cluster Vanda Pac in Mueang Chonburi, 4 cases
  4. Active case finding at a rural community near a mangrove forest in Nong Maidang, Mueang Chonburi, 4 cases
  5. Active case finding at Nern Sai community in Nong Plalai, Banglamung, 4 cases
  6. Active case finding at local fishery village in Si Racha, 6 cases
  7. Cluster, PP Solution and Partner company in Si Racha, 6 cases
  8. Exit Plan Sor Siwadon company in Si Racha, 2 cases
  9. Cluster, SCCG company in Pan Thong, 4 cases
  10. Cluster, Triumph Motorcycles in Pan Thong, 4 cases
  11. Many establishments in Rayong Province brought to Chonburi for medical care, 45 cases
  12. A risky occupation, meeting a lot of people, 16 cases
  13. 5 medical staffer
  14. Back from risky area in Chiang Rai – 2 cases, Rayong – 1 case and Samut Prakan – 1 case
  15. Close contacts of confirmed patients in the family – 208 cases, in workplaces – 165 cases, close friends – 37 cases and joined parties, 3 cases
  16. Close contacts of confirmed patients (under investigation), 41 cases
  17. 142 cases are under investigation in general as to the cause of the disease

There are currently clusters of outbreaks in 79 establishments and five markets, 10 construction worker camps, and four communities.

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Goong is a News Translator who has worked professionally for multiple news organizations in Thailand for many years and has worked with The Pattaya News for closing in on two years. Specializes primarily in local news for Pattaya and Phuket, with emphasis on translation between Thai to English and working as an intermediary between reporters and English speaking writers. Originally from Nakhon Si Thammarat, but lives in Phuket except when commuting between the two.