Thailand reports one new case of coronavirus, brings total to 34

17-Feb-2020 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM Print This Post

Thailand has recorded one new case of coronavirus, bringing the total in the country to 34 since January, a health ministry official said on Saturday.

The new case is a 35-year-old Thai woman, a medical personnel, who got the disease from contact with a patient, Suwanchai Wattanayingcharoenchia, the director-general of the Department of Disease Control, told a news conference.

Fourteen people have recovered and returned home.

People wear masks as a preventive measure against the coronavirus outbreak, in Bangkok, Thailand February 7, 2020. (Reuters)

People wear masks as a preventive measure against the coronavirus outbreak, in Bangkok, Thailand February 7, 2020. (Reuters)

Over 1,500 people in China have died from the virus but Thailand has not recorded a fatality so far.

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