Meanwhile, 13,691 patients have recovered and been discharged over the past 24 hours.
Thailand’s total caseload from Covid-19 stands at 1,448,792 – 1,304,247 of whom have recovered, 129,421 are still in hospitals and 15,124 have died.
Separately, another 350,813 people were given their first Covid-19 shot in the last 24 hours, 512,811 their second shot and 965 a booster shot, bringing the total Covid-19 vaccine doses administered nationwide to 43,342,103.
According to Worldometer, confirmed cases globally had risen to 227.84 million on Friday, 204.51 million of whom have recovered, 18.65 million are active cases (100,955 in severe condition) and 4.68 million have died (up by 9,170).
13,798 new infections, 144 deaths over past 24 hours in Thailand
Thailand ranks 29th on the global list of most cases, which is topped by the US with 42.63 million, followed by India with 33.38 million, Brazil with 21.07 million, the UK with 7.34 million and Russia with 7.21 million.
Published : September 17, 2021