Japanese executive infected with Covid-19
Visited Thong Lor bar
published : 7 Apr 2021 at 10:40
writer: Sunthon Pongpao
AYUTTHAYA: A 46-year-old Japanese executive at a factory in Rojana Industrial Estate in Uthai district has been diagnosed infected with Covid-19, provincial public health office chief Peera Areerat said on Tuesday.
He is the povince's 63rd Covid infection.
Dr Peera said the man lived in a rented house in tambon Khan Ham of Uthai district. He regulrly travelled between his house and the factory and to a Japanese restaurant at the Grand Market in Uthai district town, in a car driven by a Thai employee.
He visited an entertainment venue in Bangkok's Thong Lor area on March 27 and had been in close contact with 26 people, who had now been placed in a 14-day quarantine.
The man was being treated at Uthai Hospital.