Officials in the southern border province installed 300 more beds at their field hospitals as COVID-19 cases were increasing at two factories.
The government has approved a ministerial regulation to declare Ko Kra islands in Pak Phanang district of Nakhon Si Thammarat and Ko Losin island in Panare district of Pattani marine and coastal protected areas.
Two members of a teacher protection unit were shot in an ambush in the southern border province of Pattani and after the incident, a bomb went off at the shooting site.
Muslims gathered and prayed this morning on the occasion of Eid al-Adha or the Feast of the Sacrifice amid the strict implementation of COVID-19 control measures at some mosques.
Sixty one Thai students in Pattani province have completed the 14-day quarantine after returning from Pakistan late last month as Thai authorities continue to enforce strict quarantine measures to all Thai returnees.
Two policemen were wounded in a roadside bomb attack by suspected insurgents in Pattani province, southern Thailand, on Friday.
Four defense volunteers were shot dead at a school in Pattani while on duty.