Coronavirus (Covid-19)Thailand

Tuesday Covid Update: 13,821 new cases; provincial totals

Photo via CCSA

The Centre for Covid-19 Situation Administration says there are now 145,465 active Covid-19 cases in Thailand, a decline over the past several weeks. Yesterday, a spokesperson for the CCSA said Thailand has “passed its peak” in the latest and most severe wave of the virus where more than 1 million confirmed infections have been recorded since April 1.

241 coronavirus-related fatalities were reported today, raising the pandemic’s death toll in Thailand to 13,283 with 13,189 of those fatalities during the recent wave.

13,821 Covid-19 infections were reported today by the Centre for Covid-19 Situation Administration. In the 24-hour period since the last count, the CCSA recorded 16,737 recoveries.

Since the start of the pandemic last year, the CCSA has reported 1,308,343 confirmed Covid-19 infections. The latest wave has accounted for 1,279,480 of those infections.

Bangkok remains the epicentre with 3,997 new Covid-19 infections today, followed by Samut Prakan with 1,140, Chon Buri with 718, and Samut Sakhon with 694.

Provincial totals from the Thai government’s news bureau…

Tuesday Covid Update: 13,821 new cases; provincial totals | News by ThaigerTuesday Covid Update: 13,821 new cases; provincial totals | News by Thaiger Tuesday Covid Update: 13,821 new cases; provincial totals | News by Thaiger Tuesday Covid Update: 13,821 new cases; provincial totals | News by Thaiger

Join the conversation and have your say on Thailand news published on The Thaiger.

Thaiger Talk is our new Thaiger Community where you can join the discussion on everything happening in Thailand right now.

Please note that articles are not posted to the forum instantly and can take up to 20 min before being visible. Click for more information and the Thaiger Talk Guidelines.

Caitlin Ashworth

Caitlin Ashworth is a writer from the United States who has lived in Thailand since 2018. She graduated from the University of South Florida St. Petersburg with a bachelor’s degree in journalism and media studies in 2016. She was a reporter for the Daily Hampshire Gazette In Massachusetts. She also interned at the Richmond Times-Dispatch in Virginia and Sarasota Herald-Tribune in Florida.