Death toll increased by 112, while 10,407 patients were cured and allowed to leave hospitals.
The country’s total caseload from Covid-19 stands at 1,751,704 – 1,625,750 of whom have recovered, 107,925 are still in hospitals and 18,029 have died.
Separately, another 343,822 people were given their first Covid-19 shot in the last 24 hours, 219,841 their second shot and 20,331 a booster, bringing the total number of Covid-19 vaccine doses administered nationwide to 62,579,803.
According to Worldometer, confirmed cases globally had risen to 239.94 million on Thursday, 217.30 million of whom have recovered, 17.75 million are active cases (80,653 in severe condition) and 4.89 million have died (up by 7,481).
Thailand ranks 24th in the global list of most cases, which is topped by the US with 45.55 million, followed by India with 34.02 million, Brazil with 21.6 million, the UK with 8.27 million and Russia with 7.86 million.
Published : October 14, 2021
By : THE NATION