Tak’s border with Myanmar closed after 3 more COVID-19 cases are confirmed

 Tak’s border with Myanmar closed after 3 more COVID-19 cases are confirmed

The Thailand-Myanmar cross border portal. Photo: Keith Lyons.



The Governor of Thailand’s Tak province, Pongrat Phiromrat,has ordered all 33 border checkpoints and natural crossings with Myanmar closed, for at least a week, after three relatives of an infected Myanmar couple, living in Mae Sot district, tested positive for COVID-19.

The Governor said that Thai health officials quarantined the couple after they tested positive and quarantined the couple’s child and two grandchildren, as well as four other migrant workers, at a mosque in Mae Sot district.

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By Thai PBS World



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