5,854 new Covid cases, 30 new deaths

Thailand logged 5,854 new Covid-19 cases and 30 new fatalities during the previous 24 hours, the Public Health Ministry announced on Saturday morning.

On Saturday, 6,354 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 2,077,950 Covid-19 patients, 1,979,430 of whom have recovered to date.

Since the pandemic started early last year, there have been 2,106,813 Covid-19 cases, with 2,006,856 complete recoveries so far.

The death toll stood at 20,613 during the third wave and 20,707 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.