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Thailand recorded 6,559 Covid-19 cases and 64 deaths on Friday.


Ministry of Public Health reported on Friday (November 26) morning that in the past 24 hours there are 6,559 new patients who tested positive for Covid-19, 752 of whom have been found in prisons.

Death toll increased by 64, while 6,875 patients were cured and allowed to leave hospitals.

The country’s total caseload from Covid-19 stands at 2,094,886 – 1,993,964 of whom have recovered, 80,277 are still in hospitals and 20,645 have died.

Separately, another 98,118 people were given their first Covid-19 shot in the last 24 hours, 146,673 their second shot and 21,323 a booster, bringing the total number of Covid-19 vaccine doses administered nationwide to 90,735,069.

According to Worldometer, confirmed cases globally had risen to 260.31 million on Friday, 235.26 million of whom have recovered, 19.85 million are active cases (82,672 in severe condition) and 5.2 million have died (up by 6,600).

Thailand ranks 23rd in the global list of most cases, which is topped by the US with 49 million, followed by India with 34.55 million, Brazil with 22.06 million, the UK with 10.02 million and Russia with 9.47 million.

Published : November 26, 2021

By : THE NATION