Staff members deliver drinking water to people living in the lockdown area near a seafood market in Samut Sakhon, Thailand on Saturday. Photo: Xinhua Staff members deliver drinking water to people living in the lockdown area near a seafood market in Samut Sakhon, Thailand on Saturday. Photo: Xinhua
Staff members deliver drinking water to people living in the lockdown area near a seafood market in Samut Sakhon, Thailand on Saturday. Photo: Xinhua

Thailand to test thousands for Covid-19 after outbreak at shrimp market near Bangkok

  • Four cases were reported on Friday and that number had jumped to 689 by Sunday
  • Kiattiphum Wongrajit, the ministry’s permanent secretary, said up to 40,000 people would be tested in Samut Sakhon and nearby provinces

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Staff members deliver drinking water to people living in the lockdown area near a seafood market in Samut Sakhon, Thailand on Saturday. Photo: Xinhua Staff members deliver drinking water to people living in the lockdown area near a seafood market in Samut Sakhon, Thailand on Saturday. Photo: Xinhua
Staff members deliver drinking water to people living in the lockdown area near a seafood market in Samut Sakhon, Thailand on Saturday. Photo: Xinhua
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