The tourist attraction is deserted in Phuket as the tourist island province is locked down to control Covid-19. (Photo: Achadtaya Chuenniran)The Phuket governor has issued an order barring people and vehicles from leaving and entering the southern island province as it confirms six more Covid-19 infections, bringing the total to 53. Upon finishing their operations, cargo ships and all crew, who are not allowed to disembark, must leave Phuket immediately. The resort province of Phuket has confirmed six more Covid-19 infections, bringing the total to 53, the provincial communicable diseases committee said on Sunday. Meanwhile, the number of confirmed Covid-19 cases among healthcare professionals continues to rise, with eight more cases reported on Sunday bringing the total of cases among medical staff to 19.
Source: Bangkok Post March 29, 2020 20:26 UTC