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Thailand recorded 9,224 Covid-19 cases and 88 deaths on Saturday.


Ministry of Public Health reported on Saturday (October 30) morning that in the past 24 hours there are 9,224 new patients who tested positive for Covid-19, 126 of whom have been found in prisons.

Death toll increased by 88, while 8,305 patients were cured and allowed to leave hospitals.

The country’s total caseload from Covid-19 stands at 1,903,165 – 1,783,875 of whom have recovered, 100,132 are still in hospitals and 19,158 have died.

Separately, another 429,121 people were given their first Covid-19 shot in the last 24 hours, 527,345 their second shot and 45,926 a booster, bringing the total number of Covid-19 vaccine doses administered nationwide to 74,694,431.

According to Worldometer, confirmed cases globally had risen to 246.76 million on Saturday, 223.54 million of whom have recovered, 18.22 million are active cases (74,768 in severe condition) and 5 million have died (up by 7,581).

Thailand ranks 24th in the global list of most cases, which is topped by the US with 46.77 million, followed by India with 34.26 million, Brazil with 21.79 million, the UK with 8.98 million and Russia with 8.43 million.

Published : October 30, 2021

By : THE NATION