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Sunday Covid UPDATE: 2,302 New Infections And 24 Deaths

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Sunday Covid UPDATE: 2,302 New Infections And 24 Deaths

For Sunday the public health department have announced 2,302 new infections and 24 Covid-related deaths over the past 24 hours. There’s now been a total of 101,447 infections and 589 deaths since the start of Thailand’s tally on January 18, 2020. More than 64,000 are registered as ‘recovered’. • Starting Monday, restaurants in Bangkok, Nonthaburi…

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17 New Covid Deaths, 3,095 New Cases

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17 New Covid Deaths, 3,095 New Cases

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…

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Friday Covid Update: 2,256 New Infections And 30 Deaths

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Friday Covid Update: 2,256 New Infections And 30 Deaths

Thailand’s public health department has reported its tally for the past 24 hours from around the country. There has been 30 new Covid-related deaths and 2,256 new cases. Out of today’s new infection total, 183 of those were from the prison system. Yesterday the numbers jumped substantially because of the release of case numbers from…

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Thursday Covid UPDATE: 32 Deaths And 4,887 New Infections

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Thursday Covid UPDATE: 32 Deaths And 4,887 New Infections

The public health ministry has announced 32 new Covid-related deaths and 4,887 new infections from the past 24 hours. 2,835 of the new cases are from 2 of Bangkok’s largest prisons (below). Even with the new prison infections subtracted from the total, Thailand has added over 2,000 new cases for the Thursday tally. • In…

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Thailand Officially Enters Rainy Season This Saturday

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Thailand Officially Enters Rainy Season This Saturday

Thailand will officially enter the rainy season this Saturday, with more rain than last year and rainfall over the entire season anticipated to be 5%-10% more than average, said Meteorological Department Director-General Nattapon Nattasomboon today (Wednesday). Rainfall for the first half of the rainy season will be widespread and more than average but, in the…

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Wednesday Covid UPDATE: 24 Deaths And 1,983 New Infections

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Wednesday Covid UPDATE: 24 Deaths And 1,983 New Infections

The Thai public health ministry is reporting an additional 34 Covid-related deaths and 1,983 new infections from the past 24 hours of Bangkok and provincial reports. We’ll post all the provincial numbers just after lunch when they become available. • Bangkok health officials are aiming to get around 70% of the Bangkok’s residents – about…

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Tuesday Covid UPDATE: 31 New Deaths And 1,919 New Infections

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Tuesday Covid UPDATE: 31 New Deaths And 1,919 New Infections

The Thai public health officials have reported that there has been 31 Covid-related deaths and 1,919 new confirmed cases in the past 24 hours. • An entry ban has been extended to cover foreign travellers coming from Bangladesh, Pakistan and Nepal, as well as India, to help contain any further “highly contagious” Indian variants of…

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Monday Covid UPDATE: 1,630 New Cases And 22 Deaths

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Monday’s totals have been announced for Covid-19 infections and new deaths over the past 24 hours. The Thai public health ministry reports 22 deaths and 1,630 infections. • The only 5 imported Covid-19 cases yesterday were from neighbouring countries, Cambodia, Malaysia and Myanmar. Authorities say that patrols will have to be stepped up at this…

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Agencies On Alert For Storms And Flooding

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Agencies On Alert For Storms And Flooding

In order to swiftly help people affected by natural disasters, the Prime Minister has ordered related agencies to be on alert as the country is expected to see storms and potential flooding in this period. Prime Minister and Minister of Defence Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha has ordered related agencies to be on alert and on standby…

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Thailand reports over 2,101 COVID-19 cases, 17 new deaths

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Thailand reports over 2,101 COVID-19 cases, 17 new deaths

People queue to be tested for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), at a temple near Klong Toey slum community in Bangkok, Thailand, May 3, 2021. REUTERS/Juarawee Kittisilpa Thailand on Sunday (May 9) reported 2,101 new COVID-19 cases and 17 more deaths. A further 2,186 people were discharged having made a full recovery. Sunday’s cases bring the total…

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