The first recorded fatality was noted, A suspect was diagnosed with meningococcal illness on November 24, 2022, according to news accounts. In the neighborhood of pondok school (drug rehabilitation facility) in Khlong Thom District, Krabi Province, on November 19, the examination of the disease revealed the presence of six afflicted individuals, one of whom subsequently passed away. Five illness cases are being monitored for surveillance Officials have continuing to study the illness zone. To look for individuals suspected of having meningococcal illness and living in close proximity. Initial patient searches proved fruitless.
The officials, both government and officials, have reportedly set up 24-hour checkpoints on the entry and exit roadways to prevent observation of those arriving and leaving the facility. Due to the possibility of bringing germs outside.