Bangkok workers’ exodus spreading COVID-19 to provinces

 Bangkok workers’ exodus spreading COVID-19 to provinces

Old Isuzu truck with workers sitting on top of it in Ubon Ratchathani. Photo: Ilya p.

The exodus of workers from shuttered construction sites in Bangkok has led to an increase in Covid-19 infections detected in 32 provinces, mostly in the Northeast.

Apisamai Srirangson, spokeswoman for the Centre for Covid-19 Situation Administration, said on Thursday that 129 people arriving from Greater Bangkok had tested positive for the novel coronavirus this week.

Full story: Bangkok Post



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