Thursday, January 20, 2022, 7:39 p.m.
‘Prue Sor’ funeral cluster has 38 cases, sheriff says it’s under control
20 January 2022 Mr. Wichan Chaisetsamphan Rueso sheriff Narathiwat Province said that Rueso district now has a large cluster of funerals at Wat Sai Thong, Ban Bagong, Rueso Sub-district, Rueso District, Narathiwat Province. caused by relatives of the deceased who traveled from Krabi to attend the funeral at Rueso District During that time, he started having symptoms like a fever. On his way back to Krabi, he went to see a doctor when he found himself infected with COVID-19. therefore notified relatives at Rueso District After that, the family members bought an ATK test kit to check, the result was positive, so they informed the Rueso district public health officials.
In this regard, on January 16, 2022, people who attended the funeral were summoned for the first round of ATK testing, 150 cases were tested, 28 were positive. On January 17, 2022, 87 additional tests were tested, and 6 were positive. Date: 18 January 2022, 50 additional tests, 4 positive, total 38 infected, and were admitted to Rueso Hospital. to check again before returning to home isolation treatment and treatment with favipiravir antiviral medication In the case of family members and co-workers who test negative for ATK in the first round Immediate immunization with 3 needles was vaccinated after 5 days after the first round. Such individuals will be re-examined. This will ensure that no more infections will be found in such clusters.
“Even though there was a cluster of Covid-19 infected people in the area, but confirmed that the P.P.P.R.Sor able to control the situation Because public health officials and administrative officials immediately took control of the area to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus. And all risk groups get 100 percent vaccinated, making people infected with COVID-19 all asymptomatic or have only mild symptoms In addition, when using the strategy of Prof. Narathiwat Province is in case of ATK test and the result is positive. will speed up the delivery of antiviral drug Favipiravir immediately within 24 hours, enabling the control and prevention of the spread of COVID-19 effectively,” Rueso sheriff said.
As for schools in Rueso District On-site courses have been completed 100 percent. will not be affected by that cluster. Because every school has rigorous and strict prevention measures and response plans. Therefore, classes can be opened as usual everywhere.