60 New Thai COVID-19 cases: Health official

Bangkok: Figures released today in Thailand( Mar 19 ) sees the biggest daily jump to 60 new cases of the coronavirus, this brings the total number of infections to 272 Suwannachai Wattanayingcharoenchai, director-general of Department of Disease Control at the Ministry of Health, told a news conference.

The first 43 cases are linked to earlier cases that were reported, the second group involves patients that include travelers from Italy, Japan, and Taiwan.