Local medical staff wearing protective clothing examine a man for symptoms of the Covid-19 coronavirus at the compound of Nong Chik district clinic in Thailand's southern province of Pattani. (Handout / NONG CHIK DISTRICT ADMINISTRATION / AFP)Thailand reported three additional deaths from Covid-19 on Tuesday, bringing the total to four, a heath ministry official said. The country reported 106 new infections, bringing the total to 827. The three deaths were patients who had other health complications, including a 70-year-old man who had tuberculosis, a 45-year-old man who had diabetes and a 79-year-old man who had unspecified health problems, Taweesin Wisanuyothin, a Public Health Ministry spokesman, said. Since the start of the outbreak, 57 patients have recovered and gone home, while 766 are still being treated in hospitals.
Source: Bangkok Post March 24, 2020 03:33 UTC