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Phuket COVID-19 daily report - June 23

Phuket COVID-19 daily report - June 23

PHUKET: The Phuket office of the Public Relations Department (PR Phuket) has released its daily report for the COVID-19 situation in Phuket for today, Tuesday, June 23.

By The Phuket News

Tuesday 23 June 2020, 01:08PM

Image: PR Phuket

Image: PR Phuket

The report today notes as follows:

New cases: 0

Total infected: 227

Recovered: 224

Dead: 3

People deemed ’at risk’ checked: 13,639 (+17 on yesterday)

Persons Under Investigation: 13,405 (+14)

Thai Residential

Waiting for test results: 7 (+3)

Receiving hospital treatment: 0 (no change)

The report today noted that on June 1 a total of 62 Thai national crewmen* had arrived in Phuket on boats from international waters. The 62 comprised 13 arriving from Singapore, 16 from Russia, 15 from India, eight from South Korea, nine from Myanmar and one from Malaysia.

None of the 62 arrivals have been found to be infected with the virus, the report said.

With the report marked as accurate as of 24:00hrs June 22, it has now been 29 days since the last case was confirmed in Phuket.

*Correction: All 62 were Thai nationals arriving on boats arriving from the countries identified. Not foreign nationals arriving from those countries. The error is regretted.

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ThorFinger | 25 June 2020 - 07:32:03

ok. Since the Italian Engineer's wife had covid it's been 29 days covid free. With 19 days being the maximum the virus lives (under lab conditions) we can say that the virus has been dead in Phuket for 10 days. So why are we still wearing masks? 


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