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Sukhothai reveals timeline of its first Covid-19 patient


A 42-year-old woman has been confirmed as the first Covid-19 patient in Sukhothai province.

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The woman had a history of travelling to Samut Sakhon province, the

Disease Investigation Team of Sukhothai Provincial Public Health Office said.

The woman is a masseuse by profession at Mahachai subdistrict in the Muang district of Samut Sakhon.

Her timeline:

December 25: At 6am, she leaves Mahachai for Sukhothai with her 30-year-old boyfriend and a 52-year-old female friend in a private car.

At 9am, they stop at a petrol station in Ayutthaya province.

At 11am, they stop at a restaurant in Nakhon Sawan province.

At 3pm, she arrives in her hometown in Ban Kluai subdistrict, in the Muang district of Sukhothai and reports to health volunteers to be checked for Covid-19 at Sukhothai Hospital and to quarantine at home for a period of 14 days

At 5pm, she is tested for Covid-19 at Sukhothai Hospital.

December 26: At

10pm, she is confirmed positive.

December 27: At 8am, Sukhothai Hospital sends an ambulance to pick up her two high-risk contacts (her boyfriend and the friend). Both of them test negative. Eight other low-risk contacts are now in quarantine.

Published : December 27, 2020

By : The Nation