Two fresh markets in Pattaya closed
The authorities have closed two fresh markets until August 1. Those are Rattanakorn Market on Thepprasit Road and Rai Wanasin Market in Nongprue. Several Covid-19 infections have been detected among the employees.
Chonburi province, which includes the city of Pattaya, yesterday reported two more Covid-19 deaths and 884 new infections, a new daily record in this province.
Sri Racha was responsible for 242 cases, Chonburi city 206 and Banglamung district with Pattaya city 201. From July 24 to 27, there were 662, 795, 867 and 884 newly infected people in the province.
The infections brought the total since the third wave of the virus began in early April to 21,660 cases and 102 deaths. Of the new patients, 274 had been infected by family members and 130 by colleagues.
55 infections came from six clusters: a construction workers camp in Koh Chan district (17), two jobs in Phanat Nikhom district (14, 3), Vandapac Co company in Chonburi city (11) and two jobs in Chonburi (6, 4).
Two people are said to have contracted the virus in the CentralFestival shopping center on Pattaya Beach.
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