Bussarakham Hospital, a field hospital, at Challenger Hall, Impact Muang Thong Thani exhitibion centre in Nonthaburi, is opened on Friday to treat Covid-19 patients. (Photo: Pornprom Satrabhaya)
Seventeen new local Covid-19 fatalities were reported on Saturday, for a toll of 565, and 3,095 new cases, raising the total to 99,145.
The Centre for Covid-19 Situation Administration said there were 2,218 new cases in the general public, and 877 infected prison inmates.
In the third Covid-19 wave, starting early April, total cases had risen to 70,282. Of these, 36,241 had recovered, including 1,351 who were discharged on Friday.
(Source: – Bangkok Post)