Thailand reports 6,087 new COVID-19 cases, 61 more deaths

Jul 02, 2021 | 

Thailand on Friday (July 2) reported 6,087 new COVID-19 cases and 61 additional deaths over the past 24 hours.

● 5,880 new infections
● 207 prison / prison infections

Friday’s cases bring the total number of COVID-19 infections in Thailand to 270,921 with 2,141 deaths.
(Total infections since April 1: 242,058)

The news comes as Thailand’s Ministry of Public Health (MOPH), was criticized by members of the public on Thursday for suggesting that people wear masks inside their homes to curb the spread of Covid-19.