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Korat logs 545 new COVID-19 infections

NAKHON RATCHASIMA: The provincial communicable disease committee reported 545 new Covid-19 infections and one fatality on Wednesday, governor Kobchai Boon-orana said. The accumulated number of infections went up to 8,415 and the death toll to 67. Full story: Bangkok Post Prasit Tangprasert BANGKOK POSTRead More

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Daughter dumps COVID dad, 80, at Korat temple

NAKHON RATCHASIMA: A couple dumped an 80-year-old man they called “father” at a temple in Bua Lai district and drove off, and he was later confirmed to be infected with Covid-19. A Facebook user said to be a medical worker at Bua Yai Hospital posted pictures of an old man lying on a trail near […]Read More

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Korat logs 125 new COVID-19 infections, one death

NAKHON RATCHASIMA: The provincial health office reported 125 new coronavirus cases, most of them returnees from high-risk provinces, and one fatality on Monday. The 125 cases were scattered through 27 of the province’s 32 districts, raising the accumulated number of infections to 2,117. Of the total, 1,096 recovered, 998 were still under treatment and 23 […]Read More

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Schools in Korat postpone start of school year

NAKHON RATCHASIMA: Many schools in Nakhon Ratchasima have postponed the opening of the new school semester from Monday by up to three weeks to ease parents’ worries about Covid-19 transmission. Many private schools in Muang and other districts of this northeastern province posted the announcements on their Facebook pages on Saturday. Full story: Bangkok Post […]Read More

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Korat drug busts point to Bangkok

NAKHON RATCHASIMA: Four suspects were arrested and 132,505 methamphetamine pills and 32 grammes of crystal meth seized in two recent drug cases, Provincial Police Region 3 commissioner Pol Lt Gen Panurat Lakboon said on Tuesday. Police arrested Tawatchai “Ko” Suphanhong, 36, with 10,450 meth pills and 32g of crystal met, or ice, on May 14, […]Read More

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COVID-19 outbreak closes Korat sausage factory

NAKHON RATCHASIMA: Authorities have ordered the closure of a sausage factory in Muang district for 14 days after the number of Covid-19 infections linked to a cluster in the factory rose to 30. The cluster of infections at the factory, which employs more than 800 people, has spread to other areas in the northeastern province, […]Read More

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Ugandan, Thai wife accused of hiding COVID-19 info

NAKHON RATCHASIMA: A district chief filed a police complaint on Monday accusing a Ugandan man and his Thai wife, both infected with Covid-19, of concealing details of their movements from health officials. The complaint was filed with Soeng Sang police by local kamnan Sanit Srithawee, on behalf of the director of Soeng Sang Hospital. Full […]Read More

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5 COVID-19 clusters in Nakhon Ratchasima

The northeastern province of Nakhon Ratchasima had 76 Covid-19 cases, in five clusters partly linked to Bangkok’s Yaowarat area, over the past five days, according to the Centre for Covid-19 Situation Administration. CCSA spokesman Taweesilp Visanuyothin said on Thursday that Cluster 1 had 47 cases – people who attended a birthday party in Pak Chong […]Read More