thailand reports 50 new coronavirus infections taking total to 322 - Thailand reports 50 new coronavirus infections, taking total to 322

BANGKOK (REUTERS) – Thailand reported 50 new coronavirus infections, taking its tally to 322, a health official said on Friday (March 20), with the majority located in Bangkok, the capital.

A group of 41 new cases is linked to earlier infections, while another group of nine centres on overseas arrivals and contact with foreigners, Mr Suwannachai Wattanayingcharoenchai, director-general of the disease control department, told a news conference.

Thailand has had one death in the outbreak, with 43 patients having recovered and gone home, while 278 are still in hospital.

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