Home Health & Fitness COVID CASES DROP BELOW 50 FOR THE FIRST TIME SINCE THE 'NEW...

COVID CASES DROP BELOW 50 FOR THE FIRST TIME SINCE THE ‘NEW WAVE’

COVID CASES DROP BELOW 50 FOR THE FIRST TIME SINCE THE 'NEW WAVE'
COVID CASES DROP BELOW 50 FOR THE FIRST TIME SINCE THE 'NEW WAVE'

The number of new Covid-19 cases in Thailand fell below 50 for the first time since the second wave hit the country in December last year, with 45 people testing positive on Friday.

Of them, eight are returnees in quarantine facilities, and 32 picked up the infection while visiting high-risk areas.

Samut Sakhon led with 14 cases, followed by five in Nakhon Nayok, three each in Bangkok, Chai Nat and Nakhon Pathom, two in Saraburi and one each in Prachuap Khiri Khan and Samut Prakan.

Meanwhile, proactive testing led to the discovery of five cases, all in Samut Sakhon.

Of the infected travellers, two are from France and one each from Germany, Bangladesh, Netherlands, Pakistan, UK and Kuwait.

Meanwhile, 218 patients have recovered and been discharged.

As of Friday, the number of confirmed cases in Thailand had risen to 25,809. Of these, 23,056 had been contracted locally, including 14,485 who were found via proactive testing, while 2,753 were returnees.

So far, 24,952 have recovered and been discharged, 774 are still being treated and the death toll remains unchanged at 83.

COVID CASES DROP BELOW 50 FOR THE FIRST TIME SINCE THE 'NEW WAVE'

Meanwhile, according to Worldometer as of 12am, the number of confirmed cases globally had risen to 113.55 million (up by 16,784), 89.13 million of whom have recovered, 21.9 million are active cases (91,392 in severe condition) and 2.52 million have died (up by 984).

Thailand ranks 114th in the global list of most cases, which is topped by the US with 29.05 million, followed by India with 11.06 million, Brazil 10.39 million, Russia 4.21 million and the United Kingdom 4.15 million.

COVID CASES DROP BELOW 50 FOR THE FIRST TIME SINCE THE 'NEW WAVE'
COVID CASES DROP BELOW 50 FOR THE FIRST TIME SINCE THE 'NEW WAVE'
COVID CASES DROP BELOW 50 FOR THE FIRST TIME SINCE THE 'NEW WAVE'
Editorhttps://royalcoastreview.com
If you have an idea for a story, an event to cover or an issue to discuss, please contact our editorial staff. [email protected]

STAY CONNECTED

1,917FansLike
5,987FollowersFollow

POPULAR

Must Read

GROWING CONCERNS OVER BIG INCREASE IN HUA HIN COVID CASE NUMBERS

Another 87 new COVID-19 cases, most linked to a pub in Hua Hin, were recorded on Friday in Prachuap Khiri Khan province.