136 new local coronavirus cases, 2 deathsA transparent partition was installed to limit the spread of the novel coronavirus that causes Covid-19 at the Wattana district office's service outlet on Thong Lor Road in Bangkok on Monday. (Photo: Apichart Jinakukl)The government on Monday reported 136 new local cases of coronavirus disease (Covid-19), raising the total to 1,524, with two more deaths - and asked people to put more effort into staying home. No new deaths were initially reported, but it later emerged that two more patients had died. The other was a Thai woman, 56, who had suffered pneumonia and been admitted to a private hospital in Bangkok. Nine new cases were reported in Phuket on Monday.
Source: Bangkok Post March 30, 2020 05:03 UTC