RECAP: Thailand announces 7,057 new cases of Covid -19 and 55 additional deaths

PHOTO: Covid-19 Center


Thailand reported 6,844 domestic cases of Covid-19 with 198 confirmed cases at prisons as well as 15 imported cases, marking a total of daily infections, with 55  additional deaths in the past 24 hours.

This makes a total of 1,982,468 cases of Covid-19 since the start of this recent round of infections in early April in Thailand.

Additionally, 1,868,503 people in total have now been released from medical care and fully recovered since this current wave began. 7,393 people were released yesterday. The chart below shows the total cases and recoveries since the original outbreak last year.

Among 6,844 local new domestic cases, excluding the cases in the prisons, the highest number of infections listed by provinces was discovered in Bangkok with 667, Songkhla with 463, Chiang Mai with 455, Pattani with 377 and Nakhon Si Thammarat with 346.

The fatalities were 27 men and 28 women, 54 Thais, and one Myanmar national with an average age between 31 to 62.

Ten of them reportedly had chronic health problems. One of them did not reportedly have any health conditions.

Thailand has a total of 84,094,565 vaccines given, with 259,689 first jabs, 481,230 -second doses, and 33,025 third doses given yesterday.


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Goongnang Suksawat
Goong Nang is a News Translator who has worked professionally for multiple news organizations in Thailand for many years and has worked with The Pattaya News for more than four years. Specializes primarily in local news for Phuket, Pattaya, and also some national news, with emphasis on translation between Thai to English and working as an intermediary between reporters and English-speaking writers. Originally from Nakhon Si Thammarat, but lives in Phuket and Krabi except when commuting between the three.