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COVID alert for Phuket Thai Smile flight from Bangkok

COVID alert for Phuket Thai Smile flight from Bangkok

PHUKET: Phuket officials have issued an alert for all people sitting in high-risk areas near a person now confirmed as COVID-positive who travelled on a Bangkok-Phuket flight on July 7.

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By The Phuket News

Wednesday 14 July 2021, 05:58PM


The COVID alert issued this afternoon (July 14). Image : Phuket Info Cnenter

The COVID alert issued this afternoon (July 14). Image : Phuket Info Cnenter

The alert was issued by the Phuket Info Center, operated by the Phuket office of the Ministry of Interior, this afternoon (July 14).

The passengers affected are those who were on Thai Smile Airlines Flight WE287 from Bangkok to Phuket, departing Suvarnabhumi airport at 5:20pm on July 7, said the alert.

“Please note that those who sat according to the specified number [in the seating plan above], you are a high-risk contact!!️” said the alert.

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All people sitting in the seats marked were asked to be tested for COVID-19 at a hospital near their homes and if required be detained in a place designated by the government.

People with enquiries about the alert were asked to call 094-5938876 or 062-2435116.

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ematt | 15 July 2021 - 12:22:22

Kurt mate maybe you could try drinking less coffee. Or switch to decaf.

Kurt | 15 July 2021 - 10:59:18

@phkt-2016,  The Covid-19 Pandemic, specially 'Delta', has no message to share.  It doesn't discriminate between International vs domestic flying procedures/Sandbox/SHA+/testing, etc. It are just the Thai officials who make a inconsistent mess with wir war of rules. Does that make money making easier, more diffuse?

phkt-2016 | 15 July 2021 - 09:19:25

Kurt, seems you mix up the procedures between Sandbox/ SHA+/ Testing for International Arrivals/ vs Domestic Flight procedures.

Madeinswiss | 15 July 2021 - 02:39:58

Maybe need to open soon more quarantaines hotels than sha+ hotels to host all the tourists and thais for holidays. 

Kurt | 15 July 2021 - 00:13:36

Read it again! A alert about a flight of 1 week ago!! One can't make it up. So Phuket airport tests, and next day tests in Q-hotels didn't make alarm bells ringing? Was the infected passenger vaccinated? Was tested prior flight? Why no more info. In other less important matters we read officialdoms very extensive deliberations. But not in this matter.  Any procedural failing handling to hi...

 

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