Urgent: Thailand reports new daily record of nearly 10,000 COVID-19 infections


BANGKOK, May 17 (Xinhua) — Thailand on Monday hit a new daily record with the discovery of nearly 10,000 new COVID-19 cases after massive infections were found in the prison system, official data showed.

The country reported 9,635 new cases, including 6,853 infected in the prison system, according to the Center for COVID-19 Situation Administration.