Thailand reports 22,818 daily Covid-19 infections with 52 additional deaths


Thailand reported 22,566 domestic cases of Covid-19 with 115 confirmed cases at prisons as well as 137 imported cases, marking a total of daily infections, with 52 additional deaths in the past 24 hours.

This makes a total of 781,379 cases of Covid-19 since the start of this recent round of infections at the beginning of this year, January 2022.

Additionally, 580,997 people in total have now been released from medical care and fully recovered since this current wave began. 18,462 people were released yesterday. The chart below shows the total cases and recoveries since the start of this recent round of infections at the beginning of this year, January 2022.

Among 22,566 local new domestic cases, excluding the cases in the prisons, the highest number of infections listed by provinces was discovered in ฺBangkok with 2,809, Chonburi with 1,126, Nakhon Si Thammarat with 1,067, Samut Prakan with 891 ands Samut Sakorn with 670.

The fatalities were 33 men and 19 women ( 51 Thais, 1 Myanmar). 92 percent of them had prior health issues or were elderly.

Eight of them reportedly had previous chronic health problems. 40 of them was aged more than 60.

Thailand has a total of 124,649,712 vaccines given, with 87,203 first jabs, 28,665-second doses, and 137,820 third doses given yesterday.



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.