26 new Covid-19 cases Thursday

Twenty-six new Covid-19 cases were reported on Thursday, 21 infections in the greater Bangkok area and five imported cases, raising the total to 28,889.

26 new Covid-19 cases Thursday
A monk has his temperature checked before being injected with a Covid-19 vaccine in Bangkok on Wednesday.(Photo: Wichan Charoenkiatpakul) Twenty-six new Covid-19 cases were reported on Thursday, 21 infections in the greater Bangkok area and five imported cases, raising the total to 28,889. The Department of Disease Control said  that 13 new local cases were confirmed at hospitals and eight others found in communities. Samut Sakhon province reported 11 new cases, all Myanmar  nationals -  eight found by testing in communities and three at hospitals. Bangkok City recorded seven new cases, detected at hospitals - six Thai, one Myanmar. Samut Prakan province reported three new case, all Thais, detected at hospitals. The five imported cases were quarantined arrivals. The death toll was unchanged at 94. As of Wednesday, 180,447 doses of Covid-19 vaccine had been given to patients throughout the country, 0.3% of the total population.