A woman reacts as a nurse administers a Covid-19 vaccine shot at Central Plaza in Lao Phrao on Sunday. (Photo: Arnun Chonmahatrakool)
Thailand logged 12,709 new Covid-19 cases and 106 more fatalities during the previous 24 hours, the Public Health Ministry announced on Sunday morning.
There were 11,851 cases in the general population and 858 among prison inmates.
On Sunday, 11,125 Covid-19 patients were discharged from hospitals after recovering from the coronavirus.
Since April 1, when the third wave of Covid-19 began, Thailand has treated 1,460,323 Covid-19 patients, 1,313,781 of whom have recovered to date.
Since the pandemic started early last year, there have been 1,489,186 Covid-19 cases, with 1,341,363 complete recoveries so far.
The death toll stood at 15,375 during the third wave and 15,469 since the beginning of the pandemic.
The kingdom’s all-time 24-hour high of Covid-19 fatalities was 312 recorded on Aug 18. The highest number of cases was 23,418 on Aug 13.Internet Explorer Channel Network