Thailand logs 745 new virus cases, 1 death

THAILAND recorded 745 new Covid-19 cases, the highest number since the outbreak in January last year and one death, over the last 24 hours, bringing the tally in the kingdom to 8,439 cases and 65 fatalities.

The single fatality involved a 56-year-old Thai man from Bangkok who had underlying health conditions. He died yesterday, two days after testing positive for the virus.