Thailand’s daily caseload crosses 15,000 mark again
Thailand logged 16,031 new infections and 220 deaths over the past 24 hours on Thursday. Of the new cases, 631 were in prisons.
Meanwhile, 15,417 patients have recovered and been discharged over the past 24 hours.
Thailand’s total caseload from Covid-19 stands at 1,338,550 – 1,181,781 of whom have recovered, 143,038 are still in hospitals and 13,731 have died.
Separately, another 338,105 people were given their first Covid-19 shot in the last 24 hours, 372,592 their second shot, and 2,757 a booster shot, bringing the total Covid-19 vaccine doses administered nationwide to 38,174,738.
According to Worldometer, confirmed cases globally had risen to 223.44 million on Thursday, 199.95 million of whom have recovered, 18.88 million are active cases (104,023 in severe condition) and 4.61 million have died (up by 9,754).
Thailand ranks 29th on the global list of most cases, which is topped by the US with 41.40 million, followed by India with 33.14 million, Brazil with 20.93 million, the UK with 7.09 million and Russia with 7.07 million.